Fedora 20 Update: ppp-2.4.5-35.fc20

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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2014-16810
2014-12-13 08:28:15
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Name        : ppp
Product     : Fedora 20
Version     : 2.4.5
Release     : 35.fc20
URL         : http://www.samba.org/ppp
Summary     : The Point-to-Point Protocol daemon
Description :
The ppp package contains the PPP (Point-to-Point Protocol) daemon and
documentation for PPP support. The PPP protocol provides a method for
transmitting datagrams over serial point-to-point links. PPP is
usually used to dial in to an ISP (Internet Service Provider) or other
organization over a modem and phone line.

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Update Information:

Fix crash in pppoe-discovery.
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ChangeLog:

* Tue Dec  9 2014 Michal Sekletar <msekleta at redhat.com> - 2.4.5-35
- replace patch implementing get_first_ethernet with F21 version (#1062419)
- don't ship /var/run/ppp (#1053135)
- fix logical expression in eap_client_active macro (#1023620)
* Tue Aug 12 2014 Michal Sekletar <msekleta at redhat.com> - 2.4.5-34
- Fix for CVE-2014-3158
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References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #1062419 - [abrt] ppp: strncpy(): pppoe-discovery killed by SIGSEGV
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1062419
  [ 2 ] Bug #1053135 - ppp package installs content into volatile /var/lock -> /run/lock
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1053135
  [ 3 ] Bug #1023620 - broken ppp-2.4.5-eaptls-mppe-0.99.patch
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1023620
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This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use
su -c 'yum update ppp' at the command line.
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available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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