[SECURITY] Fedora 21 Update: flac-1.3.1-5.fc21

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Fedora Update Notification
2015-08-10 22:54:05

Name        : flac
Product     : Fedora 21
Version     : 1.3.1
Release     : 5.fc21
URL         : http://www.xiph.org/flac/
Summary     : An encoder/decoder for the Free Lossless Audio Codec
Description :
FLAC stands for Free Lossless Audio Codec. Grossly oversimplified, FLAC
is similar to Ogg Vorbis, but lossless. The FLAC project consists of
the stream format, reference encoders and decoders in library form,
flac, a command-line program to encode and decode FLAC files, metaflac,
a command-line metadata editor for FLAC files and input plugins for
various music players.

This package contains the command-line tools and documentation.

Update Information:

Update flac to fix security issue in xmms-flac plugin (previously an independent subpackage that was out of date).

* Mon Aug 10 2015 Tom Callaway <spot at fedoraproject.org> - 1.3.1-5
- add xmms-flac plugin as a conditionalized subpackage
* Wed Jun 17 2015 Fedora Release Engineering <rel-eng at lists.fedoraproject.org> - 1.3.1-4
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_23_Mass_Rebuild
* Sat May  2 2015 Kalev Lember <kalevlember at gmail.com> - 1.3.1-3
- Rebuilt for GCC 5 C++11 ABI change
* Sat Feb 21 2015 Till Maas <opensource at till.name> - 1.3.1-2
- Rebuilt for Fedora 23 Change
* Thu Nov 27 2014 Miroslav Lichvar <mlichvar at redhat.com> 1.3.1-1
- update to 1.3.1 (CVE-2014-8962, CVE-2014-9028)

  [ 1 ] Bug #1167236 - CVE-2014-8962 flac: Buffer read overflow when processing ID3V2 metadata
  [ 2 ] Bug #1167741 - CVE-2014-9028 flac: Heap buffer write overflow in read_residual_partitioned_rice_

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

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