[SECURITY] Fedora 16 Update: cifs-utils-5.5-2.fc16

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Fedora Update Notification
2012-07-10 15:45:54

Name        : cifs-utils
Product     : Fedora 16
Version     : 5.5
Release     : 2.fc16
URL         : http://linux-cifs.samba.org/cifs-utils/
Summary     : Utilities for mounting and managing CIFS mounts
Description :
The SMB/CIFS protocol is a standard file sharing protocol widely deployed
on Microsoft Windows machines. This package contains tools for mounting
shares on Linux using the SMB/CIFS protocol. The tools in this package
work in conjunction with support in the kernel to allow one to mount a
SMB/CIFS share onto a client and use it as if it were a standard Linux
file system.

Update Information:

This updates the package to the lastest upstream release and enables some extra security features in the executables (specifically, PIE and RELRO support).

* Mon Jul  9 2012 Jeff Layton <jlayton at redhat.com> 5.5-2
- remove -Werror flag
- enable PIE and RELRO
* Wed May 30 2012 Jeff Layton <jlayton at redhat.com> 5.5-1
- update to 5.5
* Wed Apr 25 2012 Jeff Layton <jlayton at redhat.com> 5.4-2
- rebuild to fix dependencies due to libwbclient changes
* Wed Apr 18 2012 Jeff Layton <jlayton at redhat.com> 5.4-1
- update to 5.4
- add patch to fix up more warnings
* Mon Mar 19 2012 Jeff Layton <jlayton at redhat.com> 5.3-2
- fix tests for strtoul success (bz# 800621)
* Sat Jan 28 2012 Jeff Layton <jlayton at redhat.com> 5.3-1
- update to 5.3
* Fri Dec  9 2011 Jeff Layton <jlayton at redhat.com> 5.2-1
- update to 5.2
* Fri Sep 23 2011 Jeff Layton <jlayton at redhat.com> 5.1-1
- update to 5.1
- add getcifsacl and setcifsacl to package

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

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