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[SECURITY] Fedora 8 Update: liferea-1.4.11-2.fc8

Fedora Update Notification
2008-02-13 04:18:18

Name        : liferea
Product     : Fedora 8
Version     : 1.4.11
Release     : 2.fc8
URL         : http://liferea.sourceforge.net/
Summary     : An RSS/RDF feed reader
Description :
Liferea (Linux Feed Reader) is an RSS/RDF feed reader.
It's intended to be a clone of the Windows-only FeedReader.
It can be used to maintain a list of subscribed feeds,
browse through their items, and show their contents.

Update Information:

Mozilla Firefox is an open source Web browser.    Several flaws were found in
the way Firefox processed certain malformed web content. A webpage containing
malicious content could cause Firefox to crash, or potentially execute arbitrary
code as the user running Firefox. (CVE-2008-0412, CVE-2008-0413, CVE-2008-0415,
CVE-2008-0419)    Several flaws were found in the way Firefox displayed
malformed web content. A webpage containing specially-crafted content could
trick a user into surrendering sensitive information. (CVE-2008-0591,
CVE-2008-0593)    A flaw was found in the way Firefox stored password data. If a
user saves login information for a malicious website, it could be possible to
corrupt the password database, preventing the user from properly accessing saved
password data. (CVE-2008-0417)    A flaw was found in the way Firefox handles
certain chrome URLs. If a user has certain extensions installed, it could allow
a malicious website to steal sensitive session data. Note: this flaw does not
affect a default installation of Firefox. (CVE-2008-0418)    A flaw was found in
the way Firefox saves certain text files. If a website offers a file of type
"plain/text", rather than "text/plain", Firefox will not show future
"text/plain" content to the user in the browser, forcing them to save those
files locally to view the content. (CVE-2008-0592)     Users of firefox are
advised to upgrade to these updated packages, which contain updated packages to
resolve these issues.

* Fri Feb  8 2008 Christopher Aillon <caillon redhat com> - 1.4.11-2
- Rebuild against newer gecko
* Thu Jan 17 2008 Brian Pepple <bpepple fedoraproject org> - 1.4.11-1
- Update to 1.4.11. release fixes news bin crasher. (#429021)
* Wed Dec 19 2007 Brian Pepple <bpepple fedoraproject org> - 1.4.10-1
- Update to 1.4.10.
- Update feed patch.
* Sun Dec  2 2007 Brian Pepple <bpepple fedoraproject org> - 1.4.9-1
- Update to 1.4.9.
- Update feed patch.
* Tue Nov 27 2007 Christopher Aillon <caillon redhat com> - 1.4.8-2
- Rebuild against newer gecko
* Thu Nov 22 2007 Brian Pepple <bpepple fedoraproject org> - 1.4.8-1
- Update to 1.4.8.
- fixes LD_LIBRARY_PATH security bug. CVE-2006-4791
* Thu Nov 15 2007 Brian Pepple <bpepple fedoraproject org> - 1.4.7-1
- Update to 1.4.7.
- Drop opml & nm patches. fixed upstream.
- Update fedora feed patch for 1.4.x.
- add BR on sqlite-devel, dbus-devel, dbus-glib-devel, libglade2-devel.
- Don't build gtkhtml2 plugin for now.
* Tue Nov  6 2007 Brian Pepple <bpepple fedoraproject org> - 1.2.23-6
- Rebuild for new gecko libs.
* Wed Oct 31 2007 Brian Pepple <bpepple fedoraproject org> - 1.2.23-5
- Add patch to fix opml security bug: CVE-2007-5751. (#360641)

  [ 1 ] Bug #431732 - CVE-2008-0412 Mozilla layout engine crashes
  [ 2 ] Bug #431733 - CVE-2008-0413 Mozilla javascript engine crashes
  [ 3 ] Bug #432040 - CVE-2008-0414 mozilla: multiple file input focus stealing vulnerabilities
  [ 4 ] Bug #431739 - CVE-2008-0415 Mozilla arbitrary code execution
  [ 5 ] Bug #431742 - CVE-2008-0417 Mozilla arbitrary code execution
  [ 6 ] Bug #431748 - CVE-2008-0418 Mozilla chrome: directory traversal
  [ 7 ] Bug #431749 - CVE-2008-0419 Mozilla arbitrary code execution
  [ 8 ] Bug #431751 - CVE-2008-0591 Mozilla information disclosure flaw
  [ 9 ] Bug #431752 - CVE-2008-0592 Mozilla text file mishandling
  [ 10 ] Bug #431756 - CVE-2008-0593 Mozilla URL token stealing flaw
  [ 11 ] Bug #432036 - CVE-2008-0594 mozilla: web forgery warning may not be displayed

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

All packages are signed with the Fedora Project GPG key.  More details on the
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