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Fedora alert FEDORA-2013-23635 (perl-Proc-Daemon)

Subject:  [SECURITY] Fedora 19 Update: perl-Proc-Daemon-0.14-9.fc19
Date:  Sat, 28 Dec 2013 02:08:31 +0000
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-------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Fedora Update Notification FEDORA-2013-23635 2013-12-20 00:29:02 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Name : perl-Proc-Daemon Product : Fedora 19 Version : 0.14 Release : 9.fc19 URL : Summary : Run Perl program as a daemon process Description : This is version 0.14 of Proc::Daemon This module contains the routine Init which can be called by a Perl program to initialize itself as a daemon. A daemon is a process that runs in the background with no controlling terminal. Generally servers (like FTP and HTTP servers) run as daemon processes. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Update Information: Add patch from debian to fix pidfile with mode 666 CVE-2013-7135 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ChangeLog: * Wed Dec 18 2013 Remi Collet <> 0.14-9 - fix pidfile with mode 666, patch from debian, CVE-2013-7135 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- References: [ 1 ] Bug #1043872 - CVE-2013-7135 perl-Proc-Daemon: writes pidfile with mode 666 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- This update can be installed with the "yum" update program. Use su -c 'yum update perl-Proc-Daemon' 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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