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Fedora 10 Update: acpid-1.0.6-11.fc10 Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Fedora Fixed CVE-2009-0798 (too many open files DoS)
Fedora Update Notification
2009-05-28 07:01:54

Name        : acpid
Product     : Fedora 10
Version     : 1.0.6
Release     : 11.fc10
URL         :
Summary     : ACPI Event Daemon
Description :
acpid is a daemon that dispatches ACPI events to user-space programs.

Update Information:

Fixed CVE-2009-0798 (too many open files DoS)

* Wed May 27 2009 Zdenek Prikryl  - 1.0.6-11
- Fixed CVE-2009-0798 (too many open files DoS) (#502583)
* Wed Feb  4 2009 Zdenek Prikryl  - 1.0.6-10
- works with KDE 4.* (#483417)

  [ 1 ] Bug #502583 - CVE-2009-0798 acpid: too many open files DoS

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