[SECURITY] Fedora 11 Update: subversion-1.6.4-2.fc11

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Fedora Update Notification
2009-08-10 21:16:21

Name        : subversion
Product     : Fedora 11
Version     : 1.6.4
Release     : 2.fc11
URL         : http://subversion.tigris.org/
Summary     : A Modern Concurrent Version Control System
Description :
Subversion is a concurrent version control system which enables one
or more users to collaborate in developing and maintaining a
hierarchy of files and directories while keeping a history of all
changes.  Subversion only stores the differences between versions,
instead of every complete file.  Subversion is intended to be a
compelling replacement for CVS.

Update Information:

This update includes the latest stable release of Subversion, fixing many bugs
and a security issue:    Matt Lewis reported multiple heap overflow flaws in
Subversion (servers and clients) when parsing binary deltas. Malicious users
with commit access to a vulnerable server could uses these flaws to cause a heap
overflow on the server running Subversion. A malicious Subversion server could
use these flaws to cause a heap overflow on vulnerable clients when they attempt
to checkout or update, resulting in a crash or, possibly, arbitrary code
execution on the vulnerable client. (CVE-2009-2411)    This update also adds
support for storing passwords in the GNOME Keyring or KDE Wallet, via the new
subversion-gnome and subversion-kde subpackages.    For more details of the bug
fixes included in this update, see:

* Fri Aug  7 2009 Joe Orton <jorton at redhat.com> 1.6.4-2
- update to 1.6.4
* Thu Jul 23 2009 Joe Orton <jorton at redhat.com> 1.6.3-2
- remove -devel dependency on -gnome, -kde (#513313)
* Tue Jun 23 2009 Joe Orton <jorton at redhat.com> 1.6.3-1
- update to 1.6.3
* Sun Jun 14 2009 Joe Orton <jorton at redhat.com> 1.6.2-3
- add -gnome, -kde subpackages
* Mon Jun  1 2009 Joe Orton <jorton at redhat.com> 1.6.2-2
- enable KWallet, gnome-keyring support
* Fri May 15 2009 Joe Orton <jorton at redhat.com> 1.6.2-1
- update to 1.6.2

  [ 1 ] Bug #514744 - CVE-2009-2411 subversion: integer overflow

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

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