[SECURITY] Fedora 11 Update: openssl-0.9.8n-1.fc11

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Fedora Update Notification
2010-03-26 23:25:50

Name        : openssl
Product     : Fedora 11
Version     : 0.9.8n
Release     : 1.fc11
URL         : http://www.openssl.org/
Summary     : A general purpose cryptography library with TLS implementation
Description :
The OpenSSL toolkit provides support for secure communications between
machines. OpenSSL includes a certificate management tool and shared
libraries which provide various cryptographic algorithms and

Update Information:

Update to upstream version 0.9.8n fixing multiple security issues:
CVE-2009-3555, CVE-2009-3245, CVE-2009-4355, and CVE-2010-0433.    Refer to
upstream CHANGES file for the detailed list of changes since version 0.9.8k:
* http://cvs.openssl.org/fileview?f=openssl/CHANGES&v=1.1238.2.193

* Thu Mar 25 2010 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 0.9.8n-1
- fix CVE-2010-0740
* Mon Mar 22 2010 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 0.9.8m-1
- fix CVE-2009-3245 CVE-2009-3555 CVE-2009-4355 CVE-2010-0433
* Thu May 21 2009 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 0.9.8k-5
- fix CVE-2009-1377 CVE-2009-1378 CVE-2009-1379
  (DTLS DoS problems) (#501253, #501254, #501572)
* Tue Apr 21 2009 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 0.9.8k-4
- support compatibility DTLS mode for CISCO AnyConnect (#464629)
* Fri Apr 17 2009 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 0.9.8k-3
- correct the SHLIB_VERSION define
* Wed Apr 15 2009 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 0.9.8k-2
- add support for multiple CRLs with same subject
- load only dynamic engine support in FIPS mode

  [ 1 ] Bug #533125 - CVE-2009-3555 TLS: MITM attacks via session renegotiation
  [ 2 ] Bug #570924 - CVE-2009-3245 openssl: missing bn_wexpand return value checks
  [ 3 ] Bug #546707 - CVE-2009-4355 openssl significant memory leak in certain SSLv3 requests (DoS)
  [ 4 ] Bug #569774 - CVE-2010-0433 openssl: crash caused by a missing krb5_sname_to_principal() return value check

This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update openssl' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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