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Fedora 9 Update: opensc-0.11.8-1.fc9 Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Fedora A minor update fixing security problem within pkcs11-tool command. http://www
Fedora Update Notification
2009-05-12 23:51:45

Name        : opensc
Product     : Fedora 9
Version     : 0.11.8
Release     : 1.fc9
URL         :
Summary     : Smart card library and applications
Description :
OpenSC is a package for for accessing smart card devices.  Basic
functionality (e.g. SELECT FILE, READ BINARY) should work on any ISO
7816-4 compatible smart card.  Encryption and decryption using private
keys on the smart card is possible with PKCS #15 compatible cards,
such as the FINEID (Finnish Electronic IDentity) card.  Swedish Posten
eID cards have also been confirmed to work.

Update Information:

A minor update fixing security problem within pkcs11-tool command.    http://www

* Mon May 11 2009 Tomas Mraz  - 0.11.8-1
- new upstream version - fixes security issue
* Fri Feb 27 2009 Tomas Mraz  - 0.11.7-1
- new upstream version - fixes CVE-2009-0368
* Thu Feb 26 2009 Fedora Release Engineering  - 0.11.6-3
- Rebuilt for
* Thu Jan 15 2009 Tomas Mraz  - 0.11.6-2
- Add explicit requires for pcsc-lite-libs. Dlopen libpcsclite with the full
* Tue Sep  2 2008 Tomas Mraz  - 0.11.6-1
- Update to latest upstream, fixes CVE-2008-2235
* Thu Apr 10 2008 Hans de Goede  - 0.11.4-5
- BuildRequire libassuan-devel instead of libassuan-static (bz 441812)

  [ 1 ] Bug #499862 - opensec: insecure public exponent in opensc 0.11.7

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