[SECURITY] Fedora 12 Update: openssl-1.0.0-4.fc12

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Fedora Update Notification
2010-05-19 18:34:05

Name        : openssl
Product     : Fedora 12
Version     : 1.0.0
Release     : 4.fc12
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:

This update fixes multiple bugs and security issues.  It especially adds support
for RFC5746.

* Tue May 18 2010 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 1.0.0-4
- make CA dir readable - the private keys are in private subdir (#584810)
- do not move the libcrypto to /lib in the F12 package
* Fri Apr  9 2010 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 1.0.0-3
- a few fixes from upstream CVS
- move libcrypto to /lib (#559953)
* Tue Apr  6 2010 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 1.0.0-2
- set UTC timezone on pod2man run (#578842)
- make X509_NAME_hash_old work in FIPS mode
* Tue Mar 30 2010 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 1.0.0-1
- update to final 1.0.0 upstream release
* Tue Feb 16 2010 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 1.0.0-0.22.beta5
- make TLS work in the FIPS mode
* Fri Feb 12 2010 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 1.0.0-0.21.beta5
- gracefully handle zero length in assembler implementations of
  OPENSSL_cleanse (#564029)
- do not fail in s_server if client hostname not resolvable (#561260)
* Wed Jan 20 2010 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 1.0.0-0.20.beta5
- new upstream release
* Thu Jan 14 2010 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 1.0.0-0.19.beta4
- fix CVE-2009-4355 - leak in applications incorrectly calling
  CRYPTO_free_all_ex_data() before application exit (#546707)
- upstream fix for future TLS protocol version handling
* Wed Jan 13 2010 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 1.0.0-0.18.beta4
- add support for Intel AES-NI
* Thu Jan  7 2010 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 1.0.0-0.17.beta4
- upstream fix compression handling on session resumption
- various null checks and other small fixes from upstream
- upstream changes for the renegotiation info according to the latest draft
* Mon Nov 23 2009 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 1.0.0-0.16.beta4
- fix non-fips mingw build (patch by Kalev Lember)
- add IPV6 fix for DTLS
* Fri Nov 20 2009 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 1.0.0-0.15.beta4
- add better error reporting for the unsafe renegotiation
* Fri Nov 20 2009 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 1.0.0-0.14.beta4
- fix build on s390x
* Wed Nov 18 2009 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 1.0.0-0.13.beta4
- disable enforcement of the renegotiation extension on the client (#537962)
- add fixes from the current upstream snapshot
* Fri Nov 13 2009 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 1.0.0-0.12.beta4
- keep the beta status in version number at 3 so we do not have to rebuild
  openssh and possibly other dependencies with too strict version check
* Thu Nov 12 2009 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 1.0.0-0.11.beta4
- update to new upstream version, no soname bump needed
- fix CVE-2009-3555 - note that the fix is bypassed if SSL_OP_ALL is used
  so the compatibility with unfixed clients is not broken. The
  protocol extension is also not final.

  [ 1 ] Bug #570924 - CVE-2009-3245 openssl: missing bn_wexpand return value checks
  [ 2 ] Bug #533125 - CVE-2009-3555 TLS: MITM attacks via session renegotiation
  [ 3 ] Bug #569774 - CVE-2010-0433 openssl: crash caused by a missing krb5_sname_to_principal() return value check
  [ 4 ] Bug #576584 - CVE-2010-0740 openssl: "Record of death" vulnerability in 0.9.8f through 0.9.8m

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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