[SECURITY] Fedora 9 Update: openoffice.org-2.4.1-17.3.fc9

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Fedora Update Notification
2008-06-11 02:00:14

Name        : openoffice.org
Product     : Fedora 9
Version     : 2.4.1
Release     : 17.3.fc9
URL         : http://www.openoffice.org/
Summary     : OpenOffice.org comprehensive office suite.
Description :
OpenOffice.org is an Open Source, community-developed, multi-platform
office productivity suite.  It includes the key desktop applications,
such as a word processor, spreadsheet, presentation manager, formula
editor and drawing program, with a user interface and feature set
similar to other office suites.  Sophisticated and flexible,
OpenOffice.org also works transparently with a variety of file
formats, including Microsoft Office.

Usage: Simply type "ooffice" to run OpenOffice.org or select the
requested component (Writer, Calc, Impress, etc.) from your
desktop menu. On first start a few files will be installed in the
user's home, if necessary.

Update Information:

Update to upstream version 2.4.1 to fix a range of reported problems and a
security issue CVE-2008-2152:

* Fri Jun  6 2008 Caolan McNamara <caolanm at redhat.com> - 1:2.4.1-17.3
- remove pointless "register" dialog request
- Resolves: rhbz#450212 openoffice.org-3.0.0.ooo82545.np_sdk.x86_64.patch
* Tue Jun  3 2008 Caolan McNamara <caolanm at redhat.com> - 1:2.4.1-17.2
- filter out -fasynchronous-unwind-tables because it doesn't work with -Os
  on i386
- Resolves: rhbz#448553 openoffice.org-3.0.0.ooo90037.vcl.cairotransforms.patch
* Sun Jun  1 2008 Caolan McNamara <caolanm at redhat.com> - 1:2.4.1-17.1
- Resolves: rhbz#445588 add openoffice.org-3.0.0.ooo87970.vcl.samenamesubs.patch
- drop integrated openoffice.org-2.3.1.ooo81307.sw.word2.patch
- drop integrated workspace.os114.patch
* Thu May 22 2008 Caolan McNamara <caolanm at redhat.com> - 1:2.4.0-12.10
- rebuild
- Resolves: rhbz#447199 add workspace.impress138.patch
- Resolves: rhbz#447212 nostrict-aliasing is broken gcc#36187
* Mon May 12 2008 Caolan McNamara <caolanm at redhat.com> - 1:2.4.0-12.9
- Resolves: rhbz#444571 add openoffice.org-3.0.0.ooo88090.chart2.negativecount.patch
- Resolves: rhbz#445318 fix notes related crash
- Resolves: rhbz#445953 backport 2.4.1 ww8 bidi digit fixes
- Resolves: rhbz#446005 there's something very wrong here, but every
  attempt to isolate it makes it go away
- add openoffice.org-3.0.0.ooo89002.vcl.symbolfonts.patch

  [ 1 ] Bug #450518 - CVE-2008-2152 OpenOffice.org overflow possible on allocation

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

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