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RHSA-2009:0296: icu security update

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RHSA-2009:0296: icu security update

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
06/02/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
09/12/2009
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

The International Components for Unicode (ICU) library provides robust andfull-featured Unicode services.A flaw was found in the way ICU processed certain, invalid, encoded data.If an application used ICU to decode malformed, multibyte, character data,it may have been possible to bypass certain content protection mechanisms,or display information in a manner misleading to the user. (CVE-2008-1036)All users of icu should upgrade to these updated packages, which containbackported patches to resolve these issues.

Solution(s)

  • redhat-upgrade-icu
  • redhat-upgrade-libicu
  • redhat-upgrade-libicu-devel
  • redhat-upgrade-libicu-doc

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