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Fedora alert FEDORA-2012-17465 (plib)

Subject:  [SECURITY] Fedora 17 Update: plib-1.8.5-8.fc17
Date:  Sun, 11 Nov 2012 02:30:42 +0000
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-------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Fedora Update Notification FEDORA-2012-17465 2012-11-02 02:58:52 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Name : plib Product : Fedora 17 Version : 1.8.5 Release : 8.fc17 URL : Summary : Set of portable libraries especially useful for games Description : This is a set of OpenSource (LGPL) libraries that will permit programmers to write games and other realtime interactive applications that are 100% portable across a wide range of hardware and operating systems. Here is what you need - it's all free and available with LGPL'ed source code on the web. All of it works well together. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Update Information: - Fix a bufferoverflow in _ssgParser::error() (CVE-2012-4552) -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ChangeLog: * Thu Nov 1 2012 Hans de Goede <> - 1.8.5-8 - Fix a bufferoverflow in _ssgParser::error() (CVE-2012-4552) * Sat Jul 21 2012 Fedora Release Engineering <> - 1.8.5-7 - Rebuilt for -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- References: [ 1 ] Bug #871187 - CVE-2012-4552 plib: stack-based buffer overflow in the error function in ssg/ssgParser.cxx -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- This update can be installed with the "yum" update program. Use su -c 'yum update plib' at the command line. For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum", available at All packages are signed with the Fedora Project GPG key. More details on the GPG keys used by the Fedora Project can be found at -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- _______________________________________________ package-announce mailing list

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