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Fedora alert FEDORA-2013-4507 (libxslt)

Subject:  [SECURITY] Fedora 18 Update: libxslt-1.1.28-1.fc18
Date:  Thu, 18 Apr 2013 02:46:11 +0000
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-------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Fedora Update Notification FEDORA-2013-4507 2013-03-27 19:44:50 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Name : libxslt Product : Fedora 18 Version : 1.1.28 Release : 1.fc18 URL : Summary : Library providing the Gnome XSLT engine Description : This C library allows to transform XML files into other XML files (or HTML, text, ...) using the standard XSLT stylesheet transformation mechanism. To use it you need to have a version of libxml2 >= 2.6.27 installed. The xsltproc command is a command line interface to the XSLT engine -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Update Information: Update to libxslt-1.1.28 to fix CVE-2012-6139 where the library could crash on invalid key references in stylesheets -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ChangeLog: * Wed Nov 21 2012 Daniel Veillard <> - 1.1.28-1 - upstream release of libxslt-1.1.28 - a few bug fixes and cleanups -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- References: [ 1 ] Bug #927580 - CVE-2012-6139 libxslt: two DoS issues fixed in 1.1.28 [fedora-all] -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- This update can be installed with the "yum" update program. Use su -c 'yum update libxslt' 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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