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Fedora 10 Update: mapserver-5.2.2-1.fc10 Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Fedora The releases contain fixes for issues discovered in an audit of the CGI by a 3rd party (tickets #2939, #2941, #2942, #2943 and #2944).
Fedora Update Notification
2009-04-06 19:52:47

Name        : mapserver
Product     : Fedora 10
Version     : 5.2.2
Release     : 1.fc10
URL         :
Summary     : Environment for building spatially-enabled internet applications
Description :
Mapserver is an internet mapping program that converts GIS data to
map images in real time. With appropriate interface pages,
Mapserver can provide an interactive internet map based on
custom GIS data.

Update Information:

The releases contain fixes for issues discovered in an audit of the CGI by a 3rd
party  (tickets #2939, #2941, #2942, #2943 and #2944). The issues are detailed
at:    Also provided is support for
RFC-56 that addresses tightening up the control of access to mapfiles and

* Sun Apr  5 2009 Devrim GUNDUZ  - 5.2.2-1
- Update to 5.2.2 which fixes :
  CVE-2009-0839, CVE-2009-0840, CVE-2009-0841, CVE-2009-0842,
  CVE-2009-0843, CVE-2009-1176, CVE-2009-1177.
* Sun Dec  7 2008 Balint Cristian  5.2.1-2
- enable agg render engine
- enable fribidi renderer
- build require agg-devel fribidi-devel
* Mon Dec  1 2008 Balint Cristian  5.2.1-1
- new stable upstream
* Sat Nov 29 2008 Ignacio Vazquez-Abrams  - 5.2.0-2
- Rebuild for Python 2.6

  [ 1 ] Bug #493364 - mapserver: multiple security fixes in 5.2.2 and 4.10.4 (CVE-2009-0839, CVE-2009-0840, CVE-2009-0841, CVE-2009-0842, CVE-2009-0843, CVE-2009-1176, CVE-2009-1177)

This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update mapserver' 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

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