[SECURITY] Fedora Core 6 Update: gnucash-2.0.5-1.fc6

Bill Nottingham notting at redhat.com
Tue Feb 27 16:49:28 UTC 2007

Fedora Update Notification

Product     : Fedora Core 6
Name        : gnucash
Version     : 2.0.5
Release     : 1.fc6
Summary     : GnuCash is an application to keep track of your finances
Description :
GnuCash is a personal finance manager. A check-book like register GUI
allows you to enter and track bank accounts, stocks, income and even
currency trades. The interface is designed to be simple and easy to
use, but is backed with double-entry accounting principles to ensure
balanced books.

Update Information:

This updates GnuCash to version 2.0.5, the latest upstream

Major changes in this release include;
o Fix some strings not being translated.
o Use guiles native sort and record.
o Adjust how payment dialog resizes.
o Don't abort when F::Q fails to return a quote.
o Change Russian Ruble from RUR to RUB.
o Fix security problem with tmp filesystem and symlink
attack. (CVE-2007-0007)
o Add French and Canadian French translation updates.
o Do not crash on delete_event in new user dialog.
o Add sanity checks when accessing GncPluginPage.
o Make new windows the same size as the active one.
o The New Turkish Lira changed from TRL to TRY in 2005.

Thanks to Sami Farin for uncovering the /tmp file issue.

* Mon Feb 19 2007 Bill Nottingham <notting at redhat.com> - 2.0.5-1
- update to 2.0.5
- fixes: CVE-2007-0007

This update can be downloaded from:

77ec9e1e248b6550ec119908810ffee47be86cf2  SRPMS/gnucash-2.0.5-1.fc6.src.rpm
77ec9e1e248b6550ec119908810ffee47be86cf2  noarch/gnucash-2.0.5-1.fc6.src.rpm
a351bf97bdccd34710a84e78a4400274f0cea8d8  ppc/debug/gnucash-debuginfo-2.0.5-1.fc6.ppc.rpm
f57bda11cb16ec32efb4387037fb8f551dc37ad4  ppc/gnucash-2.0.5-1.fc6.ppc.rpm
c4317785a92c1d2cf53f220c57a9fe82e64e28e2  x86_64/debug/gnucash-debuginfo-2.0.5-1.fc6.x86_64.rpm
8bcc378fb1760b3c16288613871c029fd91216df  x86_64/gnucash-2.0.5-1.fc6.x86_64.rpm
e9ad43bff3a7d4af8ec32c506ed08541cd613e1b  i386/gnucash-2.0.5-1.fc6.i386.rpm
943d9d94ccf0188988a1bda42c8d1e9229d83b06  i386/debug/gnucash-debuginfo-2.0.5-1.fc6.i386.rpm

This update can be installed with the 'yum' update program.  Use 'yum update
package-name' at the command line.  For more information, refer to 'Managing
Software with yum,' available at http://fedora.redhat.com/docs/yum/.

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