RPM 188.8.131.52 Release Notes
Summary of changes from RPM 184.108.40.206
This is a mainly a security update for CVE:2011-3378, with just one additional fix for a severe signal handling regression in RPM 4.9.1 and 220.127.116.11.
- Do more thorough sanity checking on header (region) offsets when loading headers to avoid crashes (memory corruption, buffer overflows) on malformed packages (CVE:2011-3378, originally reported as RhBug:741606)
General bugfixes and enhancements
- Fix a regression in RPM 4.9.1 and 18.104.22.168 rpmdb-related signal handling which can cause rpmdb not to be shut down cleanly on eg ctrl-c (RhBug:739492)