glibc security update

2015-01-27T00:00:00
ID ELSA-2015-0092
Type oraclelinux
Reporter Oracle
Modified 2015-01-27T00:00:00

Description

Oracle Linux 7: [2.17-55.0.4.el7_0.5] - Remove strstr and strcasestr implementations using sse4.2 instructions. - Upstream commits 584b18eb4df61ccd447db2dfe8c8a7901f8c8598 and 1818483b15d22016b0eae41d37ee91cc87b37510 backported. (Jose E. Marchesi) [2.17-55.5] - Rebuild and run regression testing. [2.17-55.4] - Fix parsing of numeric hosts in gethostbyname_r (CVE-2015-0235, #1183535). [2.17-55.3] - Fix wordexp() to honour WRDE_NOCMD (CVE-2014-7817, #1170118) [2.17-55.2] - ftell: seek to end only when there are unflushed bytes (#1170187). [2.17-55.1] - Remove gconv transliteration loadable modules support (CVE-2014-5119, - _nl_find_locale: Improve handling of crafted locale names (CVE-2014-0475, Oracle Linux 6 : [2.12-1.149.5] - Fix parsing of numeric hosts in gethostbyname_r (CVE-2015-0235, #1183533).