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Bug Fix Advisory expat bug fix update

Advisory: RHBA-2010:0672-1
Type: Bug Fix Advisory
Severity: N/A
Issued on: 2010-09-03
Last updated on: 2010-09-03
Affected Products: RHEL Desktop Workstation (v. 5 client)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (v. 5 server)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 5 client)

Details

Updated expat packages that fix a bug are now available for Red Hat Enterprise
Linux 5.

expat is a C library for parsing XML documents.

These updated expat packages fix the following bug:

* due to a regression introduced by the fix for CVE-2009-3560 the parser could
fail when parsing a document with an external DTD (Document Type Definition).
This issue is now resolved and such documents will parse correctly. (BZ#618744)

All expat users are advised to upgrade to these updated packages, which resolve
this issue.


Solution

Before applying this update, make sure all previously-released errata
relevant to your system have been applied.

This update is available via the Red Hat Network. Details on how to
use the Red Hat Network to apply this update are available at
http://kbase.redhat.com/faq/docs/DOC-11259

Updated packages

RHEL Desktop Workstation (v. 5 client)

SRPMS:
expat-1.95.8-8.3.el5_5.3.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2012:0731
    MD5: 6bd263addfb7569120ddf7f10cbff06e
SHA-256: bf3a0992d108b76178fc50589e9e175e78d91260468a0f1742ff18a595e070f7
 
IA-32:
expat-devel-1.95.8-8.3.el5_5.3.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2012:0731
    MD5: d5f63b065ad6965eb6a310f9f10292b1
SHA-256: 664f63c9e9b8b69c420ca706e9d00ba9e95049553cb50aa01e2630c67ba142c6
 
x86_64:
expat-devel-1.95.8-8.3.el5_5.3.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2012:0731
    MD5: d5f63b065ad6965eb6a310f9f10292b1
SHA-256: 664f63c9e9b8b69c420ca706e9d00ba9e95049553cb50aa01e2630c67ba142c6
expat-devel-1.95.8-8.3.el5_5.3.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2012:0731
    MD5: 68caf5954950e523d9807e7a55817ab7
SHA-256: a3580e7a595281a4134a6490bc53c0b114af3002d2e402a00b3cc48a650c1f4d
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (v. 5 server)

SRPMS:
expat-1.95.8-8.3.el5_5.3.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2012:0731
    MD5: 6bd263addfb7569120ddf7f10cbff06e
SHA-256: bf3a0992d108b76178fc50589e9e175e78d91260468a0f1742ff18a595e070f7
 
IA-32:
expat-1.95.8-8.3.el5_5.3.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2012:0731
    MD5: 94c0c3c9f5d66d62ced663c0f12ac839
SHA-256: 47e82056b37f202aa7d9d7b08d260dfb61fbea000b7672bd384d30cf89b0e05a
expat-devel-1.95.8-8.3.el5_5.3.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2012:0731
    MD5: d5f63b065ad6965eb6a310f9f10292b1
SHA-256: 664f63c9e9b8b69c420ca706e9d00ba9e95049553cb50aa01e2630c67ba142c6
 
IA-64:
expat-1.95.8-8.3.el5_5.3.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2012:0731
    MD5: 94c0c3c9f5d66d62ced663c0f12ac839
SHA-256: 47e82056b37f202aa7d9d7b08d260dfb61fbea000b7672bd384d30cf89b0e05a
expat-1.95.8-8.3.el5_5.3.ia64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2012:0731
    MD5: 6d4d0e12e2764f6e363e149723f3ece0
SHA-256: b8e0151dfac7319d72a3f5e2621b2d068c6c7853b8418b806332852e5f58b19f
expat-devel-1.95.8-8.3.el5_5.3.ia64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2012:0731
    MD5: cb39431f91fef4d7fbba3ad83996a188
SHA-256: 3f9673722152e42813c9b0cbca43b6b1d4b3fe97665314d3df8516ffff5dde81
 
PPC:
expat-1.95.8-8.3.el5_5.3.ppc.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2012:0731
    MD5: c14a51b6f2b61dd564bf7cffec23ed48
SHA-256: a0e269af7833f3c7edc2ee69a58e046b6dd1b780371e6c4f663231c66780dd83
expat-1.95.8-8.3.el5_5.3.ppc64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2012:0731
    MD5: 86b6b22dc2e7f34043c6c5882521c980
SHA-256: e9f0cf80dfc5ef264930edfe7a98f1eb8db54d45dad865987f24c27e045047fb
expat-devel-1.95.8-8.3.el5_5.3.ppc.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2012:0731
    MD5: 9e09294d2599e127a8568820146f97c4
SHA-256: 973adb77f6831185a95b4506656b301bb09071c306bb1f531808114426423db4
expat-devel-1.95.8-8.3.el5_5.3.ppc64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2012:0731
    MD5: 3bba8ec12915834cc0b72b4d9c7d8720
SHA-256: fff029327f30833207e23b52c1a5e608c98b6af2768a551ad797784e6b99b83a
 
s390x:
expat-1.95.8-8.3.el5_5.3.s390.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2012:0731
    MD5: fbe75d4cad5db04b0052ac05aebff732
SHA-256: e909ddb7084d200facb64f89c07bbfb2097ac7591a5ee96c3a88cd049bcbb90f
expat-1.95.8-8.3.el5_5.3.s390x.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2012:0731
    MD5: 475dd448ce06e1753605ab96a1b14844
SHA-256: 4f8f16df6ab8844c013843d9654c7af9d4fddda4354ad4e44a925a961a2c3187
expat-devel-1.95.8-8.3.el5_5.3.s390.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2012:0731
    MD5: c1027435390a019894c93dbd55879310
SHA-256: 964afd04888b597df4041c51cd2e4c6c479003e9fbeee360821fa5d9d353e3f3
expat-devel-1.95.8-8.3.el5_5.3.s390x.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2012:0731
    MD5: 1906149aa5a3685d36b896cc812bdfd3
SHA-256: bd5d4eaa5bcdedadc51852eb39eda8129e3c74dbdf8bac1712015f98d61ad35b
 
x86_64:
expat-1.95.8-8.3.el5_5.3.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2012:0731
    MD5: 94c0c3c9f5d66d62ced663c0f12ac839
SHA-256: 47e82056b37f202aa7d9d7b08d260dfb61fbea000b7672bd384d30cf89b0e05a
expat-1.95.8-8.3.el5_5.3.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2012:0731
    MD5: 97f762fdb2e067d33a041aaf79072cbb
SHA-256: 657901ee9a3d45d9cb8be5ef6679adcdef20f1b1506fd80f4228d700291d6cf4
expat-devel-1.95.8-8.3.el5_5.3.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2012:0731
    MD5: d5f63b065ad6965eb6a310f9f10292b1
SHA-256: 664f63c9e9b8b69c420ca706e9d00ba9e95049553cb50aa01e2630c67ba142c6
expat-devel-1.95.8-8.3.el5_5.3.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2012:0731
    MD5: 68caf5954950e523d9807e7a55817ab7
SHA-256: a3580e7a595281a4134a6490bc53c0b114af3002d2e402a00b3cc48a650c1f4d
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 5 client)

SRPMS:
expat-1.95.8-8.3.el5_5.3.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2012:0731
    MD5: 6bd263addfb7569120ddf7f10cbff06e
SHA-256: bf3a0992d108b76178fc50589e9e175e78d91260468a0f1742ff18a595e070f7
 
IA-32:
expat-1.95.8-8.3.el5_5.3.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2012:0731
    MD5: 94c0c3c9f5d66d62ced663c0f12ac839
SHA-256: 47e82056b37f202aa7d9d7b08d260dfb61fbea000b7672bd384d30cf89b0e05a
 
x86_64:
expat-1.95.8-8.3.el5_5.3.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2012:0731
    MD5: 94c0c3c9f5d66d62ced663c0f12ac839
SHA-256: 47e82056b37f202aa7d9d7b08d260dfb61fbea000b7672bd384d30cf89b0e05a
expat-1.95.8-8.3.el5_5.3.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2012:0731
    MD5: 97f762fdb2e067d33a041aaf79072cbb
SHA-256: 657901ee9a3d45d9cb8be5ef6679adcdef20f1b1506fd80f4228d700291d6cf4
 
(The unlinked packages above are only available from the Red Hat Network)

Bugs fixed (see bugzilla for more information)

618744 - Regression in fix for CVE-2009-3560 [rhel-5]



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