Bug 723994

Summary: Library needs partial RELRO support added
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Reporter: Steve Grubb <sgrubb>
Component: opensslAssignee: Tomas Mraz <tmraz>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact: BaseOS QE Security Team <qe-baseos-security>
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Priority: medium    
Version: 6.1CC: mvadkert, pvrabec
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Fixed In Version: openssl-1.0.0-15.el6 Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2011-12-06 13:08:43 EST Type: ---
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Bug Blocks: 584498, 846801, 846802    

Description Steve Grubb 2011-07-21 13:16:21 EDT
Description of problem:
The openssl package contains libraries. We would like them to be built with partial RELRO support as a security enhancement.

Additional info:
Partial RELRO requires these passed at link:
-Wl,-z,relro
Comment 4 errata-xmlrpc 2011-12-06 13:08:43 EST
Since the problem described in this bug report should be
resolved in a recent advisory, it has been closed with a
resolution of ERRATA.

For information on the advisory, and where to find the updated
files, follow the link below.

If the solution does not work for you, open a new bug report.

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHBA-2011-1730.html