Fedora 12 Update: myproxy-5.0-1.fc12

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Fedora Update Notification
2010-02-27 02:57:25

Name        : myproxy
Product     : Fedora 12
Version     : 5.0
Release     : 1.fc12
URL         : http://grid.ncsa.illinois.edu/myproxy/
Summary     : Manage X.509 Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) security credentials
Description :
MyProxy is open source software for managing X.509 Public Key Infrastructure
(PKI) security credentials (certificates and private keys). MyProxy
combines an online credential repository with an online certificate
authority to allow users to securely obtain credentials when and where needed.
Users run myproxy-logon to authenticate and obtain credentials, including
trusted CA certificates and Certificate Revocation Lists (CRLs).

Update Information:

- in myproxy-server, atomically update credential files and avoid unnecessary
file copies; NOTE API CHANGE: myproxy_creds_store() now moves file to the
repository, rather than copying it - add myproxy-server.config
request_size_limit parameter to control myproxy-server network limits, and fix
network limit handling to apply only to myproxy-server (not clients), so clients
can handle large X509_CERT_DIR contents
(http://bugzilla.globus.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=6889) - include
extendedKeyUsage=clientAuth in EECs by default per GFD.125 - add myproxy-logon
/myproxy-get-trustroots -b option to allow bootstrapping CA trust even when
X509_CERT_DIR exists (http://bugzilla.globus.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=6886)
- myproxy-logon -T / myproxy-get-trustroots fixes/improvements: - when cleaning
bad CRLs, also remove any CRLs we can't parse - when recovering from CRL errors,
allow anonymous authentication on second attempt, just like first attempt - when
bootstrapping, restrict CA trust to only the one certificate subject needed,
rather than a wildcard

* Fri Feb 19 2010 Steve Traylen <steve.traylen at cern.ch> - 5.0-1
- New upstream version 5.0
* Fri Nov 13 2009 Steve Traylen <steve.traylen at cern.ch> - 4.9-6
- Add requires globus-gsi-cert-utils-progs for grid-proxy-info
  to myproxy-admin package rhbz#536927
- Release bump to make F-12 package newer than F-11.

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

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