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Fedora 9 Update: DevIL-1.7.5-2.fc9 Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Fedora - Fix missing symbols (rh 480269) - Fix off by one error in CVE-2008-5262 check (rh 479864)
Fedora Update Notification
2009-01-21 20:36:00

Name        : DevIL
Product     : Fedora 9
Version     : 1.7.5
Release     : 2.fc9
URL         :
Summary     : A cross-platform image library
Description :
Developer's Image Library (DevIL) is a programmer's library to develop
applications with very powerful image loading capabilities, yet is easy for a
developer to learn and use. Ultimate control of images is left to the
developer, so unnecessary conversions, etc. are not performed. DevIL utilizes
a simple, yet powerful, syntax. DevIL can load, save, convert, manipulate,
filter and display a wide variety of image formats.

Update Information:

- Fix missing symbols (rh 480269)  - Fix off by one error in CVE-2008-5262 check
(rh 479864)

* Mon Jan 19 2009 Hans de Goede  1.7.5-2
- Fix missing symbols (rh 480269)
- Fix off by one error in CVE-2008-5262 check (rh 479864)
* Tue Jan 13 2009 Hans de Goede  1.7.5-1
- Update to latest upstream: 1.7.5
- Add patch to fix CVE-2008-5262

  [ 1 ] Bug #479864 - CVE-2008-5262 DevIL: RGBE buffer overflow vulnerabilities

This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update DevIL' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at

All packages are signed with the Fedora Project GPG key.  More details on the
GPG keys used by the Fedora Project can be found at

Fedora-package-announce mailing list
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