FEDORA-2018-5a249b4214

security update in Fedora 26 for cryptopp

Status: stable 2 years ago

Update cryptopp to 5.6.5 security release.

  • fixed CVE-2016-7420 (Issue 277, document NDEBUG for production/release)
  • fixed CVE-2016-7544 (Issue 302, avoid _malloca and _freea for MSC compilers)
  • Shipped library in recommended state backwards compatibility achieved with <config.compat></config.compat>
  • improved Testing and QA

How to install

sudo dnf upgrade --advisory=FEDORA-2018-5a249b4214

Comments 10

This update has been submitted for testing by kwizart.

This update has been pushed to testing.

This update has reached 7 days in testing and can be pushed to stable now if the maintainer wishes

Works

karma: +1

no regressions noted

This update has been submitted for batched by bodhi.

This update has been submitted for stable by bodhi.

This update has been pushed to stable.

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Content Type
RPM
Status
stable
Test Gating
Submitted by
Update Type
security
Update Severity
unspecified
Karma
+3
stable threshold: 3
unstable threshold: -3
Autopush (karma)
Enabled
Autopush (time)
Disabled
Dates
submitted 2 years ago
in testing 2 years ago
in stable 2 years ago

Related Bugs 4

00 #1375180 CryptoPP::CMAC_Base::Update assert failed with tegrarcm
00 #1376697 CVE-2016-7420 cryptopp: Library documentation lacks treatment of -DNDEBUG and Static Initialization [fedora-all]
00 #1376698 CVE-2016-7420 cryptopp: Library documentation lacks treatment of -DNDEBUG and Static Initialization [epel-all]
00 #1401407 Cryptopp 5.6.5 released, Fedora Rawhide currently on 5.6.3

Automated Test Results