FEDORA-2018-a0a356fb68

security update in Fedora 27 for cryptopp

Status: stable a year 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-a0a356fb68

Comments 9

This update has been submitted for testing by kwizart.

This update has been pushed to testing.

works for me

karma: +1

no regressions noted

karma: +1

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

Works

karma: +1

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.

Content Type
RPM
Status
stable
Test Gating
Submitted by
Update Type
security
Update Severity
unspecified
Karma
+3
stable threshold: 3
unstable threshold: -3
Autopush
Enabled
Dates
submitted a year ago
in testing a year ago
in stable a year 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