LinuxSecurity.com
Share your story
The central voice for Linux and Open Source security news
Home News Topics Advisories HOWTOs Features Newsletters About Register

Welcome!
Sign up!
EnGarde Community
Login
Polls
What is the most important Linux security technology?
 
Advisories
Community
Linux Events
Linux User Groups
Link to Us
Security Center
Book Reviews
Security Dictionary
Security Tips
SELinux
White Papers
Featured Blogs
All About Linux
DanWalsh LiveJournal
Securitydistro
Latest Newsletters
Linux Security Week: July 28th, 2014
Linux Advisory Watch: July 25th, 2014
Subscribe
LinuxSecurity Newsletters
E-mail:
Choose Lists:
About our Newsletters
RSS Feeds
Get the LinuxSecurity news you want faster with RSS
Powered By

  
Fedora 10 Update: kdesdk-4.3.1-1.fc10 Print E-mail
User Rating:      How can I rate this item?
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Fedora This updates KDE to 4.3.1, the latest upstream bugfix release. The main improvements are: * KDE 4.3 is now also available in Croatian. * A crash when editing toolbar setup has been fixed. * Support for transferring files through SSH using KIO::Fish has been fixed. * A number of bugs in KWin, KDE's window and compositing manager has been fixed. * A large number of bugs in KMail, KDE's email client are now gone. See http://kde.org/announcements/announce-4.3.1.php for more information. In addition, this update: * fixes a potential security issue (CVE-2009-2702) with certificate validation in the KIO KSSL code. It is believed that the affected code is not actually used (the code in Qt, for which a security update was already issued, is) and thus the issue is only potential, but KSSL is being patched just in case, * splits PolicyKit-kde out of kdebase-workspace again to avoid forcing it onto GNOME-based setups, where PolicyKit-gnome is desired instead (#519654).
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2009-9427
2009-09-09 00:48:07
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Name        : kdesdk
Product     : Fedora 10
Version     : 4.3.1
Release     : 1.fc10
URL         : http://www.kde.org/
Summary     : The KDE Software Development Kit (SDK)
Description :
A collection of applications and tools used by developers, including:
* cervisia: a CVS frontend
* kate: advanced text editor
* kbugbuster: a tool to manage the KDE bug report system
* kcachegrind: a browser for data produced by profiling tools (e.g. cachegrind)
* kompare: diff tool
* kuiviewer: displays designer's UI files
* lokalize: computer-aided translation system focusing on productivity and performance
* umbrello: UML modeller and UML diagram tool

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Update Information:

This updates KDE to 4.3.1, the latest upstream bugfix release. The main
improvements are:  * KDE 4.3 is now also available in Croatian.  * A crash when
editing toolbar setup has been fixed.  * Support for transferring files through
SSH using KIO::Fish has been fixed.  * A number of bugs in KWin, KDE's window
and compositing manager has been fixed.  * A large number of bugs in KMail,
KDE's email client are now gone.    See
http://kde.org/announcements/announce-4.3.1.php for more information.    In
addition, this update:  * fixes a potential security issue (CVE-2009-2702) with
certificate validation in the KIO KSSL code. It is believed that the affected
code is not actually used (the code in Qt, for which a security update was
already issued, is) and thus the issue is only potential, but KSSL is being
patched just in case,  * splits PolicyKit-kde out of kdebase-workspace again to
avoid forcing it onto GNOME-based setups, where PolicyKit-gnome is desired
instead (#519654).
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
ChangeLog:

* Fri Aug 28 2009 Than Ngo  - 4.3.1-1
- 4.3.1
* Thu Jul 30 2009 Than Ngo  - 4.3.0-1
- 4.3.0
* Wed Jul 22 2009 Than Ngo  - 4.2.98-1
- 4.3rc3
* Sun Jul 12 2009 Than Ngo  - 4.2.96-1
- 4.3rc2
* Fri Jun 26 2009 Than Ngo  - 4.2.95-1
- 4.3rc1
* Thu Jun  4 2009 Rex Dieter  - 4.2.90-1
- KDE-4.3 beta2 (4.2.90)
* Thu May 14 2009 Lukáš Tinkl  - 4.2.85-1
- KDE 4.3 beta 1
* Wed Apr  1 2009 Rex Dieter  - 4.2.2-2
- optimize scriptlets
* Tue Mar 31 2009 Lukáš Tinkl  - 4.2.2-1
- KDE 4.2.2
* Fri Feb 27 2009 Than Ngo  - 4.2.1-1
- 4.2.1
- blockquote patch (#487624)
* Wed Feb 25 2009 Fedora Release Engineering  - 4.2.0-3
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_11_Mass_Rebuild
* Thu Feb 19 2009 Kevin Kofler  4.2.0-2
- fix Kompare crash with Qt 4.5 (kde#182792)
- fix build with GCC 4.4
* Thu Jan 22 2009 Than Ngo  - 4.2.0-1
- 4.2.0
* Mon Jan 19 2009 Than Ngo  - 4.1.96-4
- apply patch to fix  build against Boost 1.37.0
* Tue Jan 13 2009 Kevin Kofler  4.1.96-3
- F11+: add workaround to fix build against Boost 1.37.0
* Fri Jan  9 2009 Kevin Kofler  4.1.96-2
- don't ship krazy-licensecheck, should be in krazy2
* Wed Jan  7 2009 Than Ngo  - 4.1.96-1
- 4.2rc1
* Fri Dec 12 2008 Than Ngo  4.1.85-1
- 4.2beta2
* Mon Dec  1 2008 Kevin Kofler  4.1.80-3
- BR plasma-devel instead of kdebase-workspace-devel
- don't require kdebase-workspace
- rebase Lokalize quit menu patch
- BR libical-devel
* Thu Nov 20 2008 Than Ngo  4.1.80-2
- merged
* Thu Nov 20 2008 Lorenzo Villani  4.1.80-1
- 4.1.80
- BR cmake >= 2.6.2
- make install/fast
- kdesdk-4.1.2-kdecore.patch upstreamed, dropped
* Wed Nov 12 2008 Than Ngo  4.1.3-1
- 4.1.3
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #520661 - CVE-2009-2702 kdelibs: kssl incorrect verification of SSL certificate with NUL in subjectAltName
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=520661
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------

This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update kdesdk' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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
http://fedoraproject.org/keys
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------

_______________________________________________
Fedora-package-announce mailing list
Fedora-package-announce@redhat.com
http://www.redhat.com/mailman/listinfo/fedora-package-announce
 
< Prev   Next >
    
Partner

 

Latest Features
Peter Smith Releases Linux Network Security Online
Securing a Linux Web Server
Password guessing with Medusa 2.0
Password guessing as an attack vector
Squid and Digest Authentication
Squid and Basic Authentication
Demystifying the Chinese Hacking Industry: Earning 6 Million a Night
Free Online security course (LearnSIA) - A Call for Help
What You Need to Know About Linux Rootkits
Review: A Practical Guide to Fedora and Red Hat Enterprise Linux - Fifth Edition
Yesterday's Edition
NSA keeps low profile at hacker conventions despite past appearances
Partner Sponsor

Community | HOWTOs | Blogs | Features | Book Reviews | Networking
 Security Projects |  Latest News |  Newsletters |  SELinux |  Privacy |  Home
 Hardening |   About Us |   Advertise |   Legal Notice |   RSS |   Guardian Digital
(c)Copyright 2014 Guardian Digital, Inc. All rights reserved.