[SECURITY] Fedora 12 Update: libtool-2.2.6-18.fc12.1

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Fedora Update Notification
2010-07-01 18:08:28

Name        : libtool
Product     : Fedora 12
Version     : 2.2.6
Release     : 18.fc12.1
URL         : http://www.gnu.org/software/libtool/
Summary     : The GNU Portable Library Tool
Description :
GNU Libtool is a set of shell scripts which automatically configure UNIX and
UNIX-like systems to generically build shared libraries. Libtool provides a
consistent, portable interface which simplifies the process of using shared

If you are developing programs which will use shared libraries, but do not use
the rest of the GNU Autotools (such as GNU Autoconf and GNU Automake), you
should install the libtool package.

The libtool package also includes all files needed to integrate the GNU
Portable Library Tool (libtool) and the GNU Libtool Dynamic Module Loader
(ltdl) into a package built using the GNU Autotools (including GNU Autoconf
and GNU Automake).


* Wed Jun 30 2010 Jakub Jelinek <jakub at redhat.com> 2.2.6-18.fc12.1
- rebuilt for gcc 4.4.4
* Thu Jan 21 2010 Jakub Jelinek <jakub at redhat.com> 2.2.6-18
- rebuilt for gcc 4.4.3
* Wed Dec  2 2009 Karsten Hopp <karsten at redhat.com> 2.2.6-17
- fix directory name used in libtool tarball
* Wed Dec  2 2009 Karsten Hopp <karsten at redhat.com> 2.2.6-16
- update to 2.2.6b, fixes CVE-2009-3736:
  libltdl may load and execute code from a library in the current directory

  [ 1 ] Bug #594497 - CVE-2010-0831 CVE-2010-2322 fastjar: directory traversal vulnerabilities

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

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