Fedora 19 Update: keyutils-1.5.9-1.fc19

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Fedora Update Notification
2014-02-22 16:32:20

Name        : keyutils
Product     : Fedora 19
Version     : 1.5.9
Release     : 1.fc19
URL         : http://people.redhat.com/~dhowells/keyutils/
Summary     : Linux Key Management Utilities
Description :
Utilities to control the kernel key management facility and to provide
a mechanism by which the kernel call back to user space to get a key

Update Information:

Fix a variety of bugs, including a header file typo memory leaks, misuse of realloc and add a bunch of manpages explaining the keyrings concepts

* Fri Feb 21 2014 David Howells <dhowells at redhat.com> - 1.5.9-1
- Add manpages for get_persistent.
- Fix memory leaks in keyctl_describe/read/get_security_alloc().
- Use keyctl_describe_alloc in dump_key_tree_aux rather than open coding it.
- Exit rather than returning from act_xxx() functions.
- Fix memory leak in dump_key_tree_aux.
- Only get the groups list if we need it.
- Don't trust sscanf's %n argument.
- Use the correct path macros in the specfile.
- Avoid use realloc when the memory has no content.
- Fix a bunch of issues in key.dns_resolver.
- Fix command table searching in keyctl utility.
- Fix a typo in the permissions mask constants.
- Improve the keyctl_read manpage.
- Add man7 pages describing various keyrings concepts.
* Fri Oct  4 2013 David Howells <dhowells at redhat.com> - 1.5.8-1
- New lib symbols should go in a new library minor version.
* Wed Oct  2 2013 David Howells <dhowells at redhat.com> - 1.5.7-1
- Provide a utility function to find a key by type and name.
- Allow keyctl commands to take a type+name arg instead of a key-id arg.
- Add per-UID get_persistent keyring function.
* Thu Aug 29 2013 David Howells <dhowells at redhat.com> - 1.5.6-1
- Fix the request-key.conf.5 manpage.
- Fix the max depth of key tree dump (keyctl show).
- The input buffer size for keyctl padd and pinstantiate should be larger.
- Add keyctl_invalidate.3 manpage.

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

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