[SECURITY] Fedora 13 Update: openssl-1.0.0b-1.fc13

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Fedora Update Notification
2010-11-17 22:31:18

Name        : openssl
Product     : Fedora 13
Version     : 1.0.0b
Release     : 1.fc13
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 is a minor update from upstream fixing one race condition theoretically exploitable from remote connections in some SSL servers (CVE-2010-3864). There are also a few additional bug fixes.


* Tue Nov 16 2010 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 1.0.0b-1
- new upstream version fixing CVE-2010-3864 (#649304)
* Tue Sep  7 2010 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 1.0.0a-3
- make SHLIB_VERSION reflect the library suffix
* Wed Jun 30 2010 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 1.0.0a-2
- openssl man page fix (#609484)
* Fri Jun  4 2010 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 1.0.0a-1
- new upstream patch release, fixes CVE-2010-0742 (#598738)
  and CVE-2010-1633 (#598732)
* Wed May 19 2010 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 1.0.0-5
- pkgconfig files now contain the correct libdir (#593723)
* 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)
* 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

  [ 1 ] Bug #649304 - CVE-2010-3864 OpenSSL TLS extension parsing race condition

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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