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mingw-libarchive 3.2.1 updates

Jun 20, 2016: libarchive 3.2.1 released This fixes a handful of security and other critical issues with 3.2.0

  • Vendor: Fedora
  • Vendor ID: FEDORA-2016-472cdecb18
  • Date: August 16, 2016


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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2016-472cdecb18
2016-08-16 16:31:11.060912
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Name : mingw-libarchive
Product : Fedora 24
Version : 3.2.1
Release : 2.fc24
URL : http://www.libarchive.org/
Summary : MinGW package for handling streaming archive formats
Description :
Libarchive is a programming library that can create and read several different
streaming archive formats, including most popular tar variants, several cpio
formats, and both BSD and GNU ar variants. It can also write shar archives and
read ISO9660 CDROM images and ZIP archives.

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Update Information:

Jun 20, 2016: libarchive 3.2.1 released This fixes a handful of security and
other critical issues with 3.2.0
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References:

[ 1 ] Bug #1358366 - CVE-2016-6250 libarchive: Integer overflow when verifying filename size
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1358366
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This update can be installed with the "yum" update program. Use
su -c 'yum update mingw-libarchive' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at https://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
https://fedoraproject.org/keys
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