Fedora 10 Update: curl-7.19.6-2.fc10

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Fedora Update Notification
2009-11-13 01:54:17

Name        : curl
Product     : Fedora 10
Version     : 7.19.6
Release     : 2.fc10
URL         : http://curl.haxx.se/
Summary     : A utility for getting files from remote servers (FTP, HTTP, and others)
Description :
cURL is a tool for getting files from HTTP, FTP, FILE, LDAP, LDAPS,
DICT, TELNET and TFTP servers, using any of the supported protocols.
cURL is designed to work without user interaction or any kind of
interactivity. cURL offers many useful capabilities, like proxy support,
user authentication, FTP upload, HTTP post, and file transfer resume.

Update Information:

Kevin Baughman provided a fix preventing libcurl-NSS from crash on doubly closed
NSPR descriptor. The bug was hard to find, reported several times before and
always closed unresolved.

* Thu Nov 12 2009 Kamil Dudka <kdudka at redhat.com> 7.19.6-2
- fix crash on doubly closed NSPR descriptor, patch contributed
  by Kevin Baughman (#534176)
* Fri Aug 14 2009 Kamil Dudka <kdudka at redhat.com> 7.19.6-1
- new upstream release, dropped applied patches
- changed NSS code to not ignore the value of ssl.verifyhost and produce more
  verbose error messages (#516056)
* Wed Jun 10 2009 Kamil Dudka <kdudka at redhat.com> 7.19.4-6
- avoid unguarded comparison in the spec file, thanks to R P Herrold (#504857)
* Mon May 11 2009 Kamil Dudka <kdudka at redhat.com> 7.19.4-5
- fix infinite loop while loading a private key, thanks to Michael Cronenworth
* Mon Apr 27 2009 Kamil Dudka <kdudka at redhat.com> 7.19.4-4
- fix configure.ac to not discard -g in CFLAGS, thanks to Debarshi Ray (#496778)
* Mon Mar 16 2009 Kamil Dudka <kdudka at redhat.com> 7.19.4-3
- make libcurl-devel multilib-ready (bug #488922)
* Fri Mar  6 2009 Jindrich Novy <jnovy at redhat.com> 7.19.4-2
- drop .easy-leak patch, causes problems in pycurl (#488791)
- fix libcurl-devel dependencies (#488895)
* Tue Mar  3 2009 Jindrich Novy <jnovy at redhat.com> 7.19.4-1
- update to 7.19.4 (fixes CVE-2009-0037)
- fix leak in curl_easy* functions, thanks to Kamil Dudka
- drop nss-proxy, sslgen, nss-init patches
- update badsocket patch
* Mon Dec 15 2008 Jindrich Novy <jnovy at redhat.com> 7.18.2-9
- release++ because of tag conflict caused by f10/rawhide branch split
* Sun Dec 14 2008 Jindrich Novy <jnovy at redhat.com> 7.18.2-8
- use improved NSS patch, thanks to Rob Crittenden (#472489)

  [ 1 ] Bug #534176 - SIGSEGV within ssl_DefRecv() in multi-threaded libcurl based application

This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update curl' at the command line.
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available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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