[SECURITY] Fedora 14 Update: openssl-1.0.0e-1.fc14

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Fedora Update Notification
2011-09-08 06:37:53

Name        : openssl
Product     : Fedora 14
Version     : 1.0.0e
Release     : 1.fc14
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:

New upstream release fixing CVE-2011-3207 and a few other minor bugs.

It also improves performance of AES, SHA1 and RC4 on new Intel CPUs and enables VIA Padlock HW acceleration support on 64 bit architecture.


* Wed Sep  7 2011 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 1.0.0e-1
- new upstream release fixing CVE-2011-3207 (#736088)
* Wed Aug 24 2011 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 1.0.0d-8
- drop the separate engine for Intel acceleration improvements
  and merge in the AES-NI, SHA1, and RC4 optimizations
- add support for OPENSSL_DISABLE_AES_NI environment variable
  that disables the AES-NI support
* Tue Jul 26 2011 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 1.0.0d-7
- correct openssl cms help output (#636266)
- more tolerant starttls detection in XMPP protocol (#608239)
* Wed Jul 20 2011 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 1.0.0d-6
- add support for newest Intel acceleration improvements backported
  from upstream by Intel in form of a separate engine
* Thu Jun  9 2011 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 1.0.0d-5
- allow the AES-NI engine in the FIPS mode
* Tue May 24 2011 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 1.0.0d-4
- add API necessary for CAVS testing of the new DSA parameter generation
* Thu Apr 28 2011 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 1.0.0d-3
- add support for VIA Padlock on 64bit arch from upstream (#617539)
- do not return bogus values from load_certs (#652286)
* Tue Apr  5 2011 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 1.0.0d-2
- clarify apps help texts for available digest algorithms (#693858)
* Thu Feb 10 2011 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 1.0.0d-1
- new upstream release fixing CVE-2011-0014 (OCSP stapling vulnerability)
* Tue Feb  8 2011 Fedora Release Engineering <rel-eng at lists.fedoraproject.org> - 1.0.0c-4
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_15_Mass_Rebuild
* Fri Feb  4 2011 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 1.0.0c-3
- add -x931 parameter to openssl genrsa command to use the ANSI X9.31
  key generation method
- use FIPS-186-3 method for DSA parameter generation
- add OPENSSL_FIPS_NON_APPROVED_MD5_ALLOW environment variable
  to allow using MD5 when the system is in the maintenance state
  even if the /proc fips flag is on
- make openssl pkcs12 command work by default in the FIPS mode
* Mon Jan 24 2011 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 1.0.0c-2
- listen on ipv6 wildcard in s_server so we accept connections
  from both ipv4 and ipv6 (#601612)
- fix openssl speed command so it can be used in the FIPS mode
  with FIPS allowed ciphers
* Fri Dec  3 2010 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 1.0.0c-1
- new upstream version fixing CVE-2010-4180
* Tue Nov 23 2010 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 1.0.0b-3
- replace the revert for the s390x bignum asm routines with
  fix from upstream
* Mon Nov 22 2010 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 1.0.0b-2
- revert upstream change in s390x bignum asm routines
* 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

  [ 1 ] Bug #736088 - CVE-2011-3207 openssl: CRL verification vulnerability [fedora-all]

This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update openssl' at the command line.
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