Bug 863285

Summary: Rebase nss-util to 3.14
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Reporter: Elio Maldonado Batiz <emaldona>
Component: nss-utilAssignee: Elio Maldonado Batiz <emaldona>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact: Aleš Mareček <amarecek>
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Priority: high    
Version: 6.4CC: amarecek, hkario, kengert, ksrot, rrelyea
Target Milestone: rcKeywords: Rebase
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Fixed In Version: nss-util- Doc Type: Rebase: Bug Fixes and Enhancements
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Last Closed: 2013-02-21 05:43:59 EST Type: Bug
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Bug Depends On: 863286    
Bug Blocks: 816394, 837089, 1022310    
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Changes to rebase to 3.14 - based on private branch work rrelyea: review+

Description Elio Maldonado Batiz 2012-10-04 20:14:02 EDT
Description of problem: This is needed in order to rebase nss to 3.14 which in turn is needed in order to add TLS 1.1 support to nss. The driver is a corresponding request for mod_nss for Apache 2.2 on rhel-6.4. 

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): RHEL-6.4

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Comment 1 Elio Maldonado Batiz 2012-10-08 19:42:50 EDT
Created attachment 623802 [details]
Changes to rebase to 3.14 - based on private branch work
Comment 2 Bob Relyea 2012-10-08 19:52:44 EDT
Comment on attachment 623802 [details]
Changes to rebase to 3.14 - based on private branch work

r+ for RHEL 6
Comment 5 Kai Engert (:kaie) 2012-10-12 11:15:07 EDT
Built nss-util-
Comment 7 Karel Srot 2012-10-15 09:02:31 EDT
could you please summarize changes since last build and point out some items that deserve to be tested (except TLS1.1?
Comment 8 Bob Relyea 2012-10-16 15:50:12 EDT
The changes to util include:

* a buffer overflow function in DER_GetInteger and DER_GetUInteger has been fixed. (calling these functions on a DER integer greater then sizeof(int) on the given platform should not fail).

* upstream as turned off MD5 by default. We should verify that we did not turn off md5 by default here in RHEL 6.

* Several new ciphers were added, but are not enabled since we did not update softoken, so normal NSS regression testing is sufficient.

* Several functions have been moved out of softoken into nss-util. These functions aren't used in RHEL 6 (since we didn't update softoken), so normall regression testing is sufficient here.

I'll leave it to Elio to add or correct anything on Wednesday.

Comment 9 Elio Maldonado Batiz 2012-10-18 14:06:59 EDT
The only thing to add is that we are rebasing to nss-3.14 from nss-3.13.5 having skipped nss-3.13.6. The bugs fixed on 3.13.6 are listed with this query:
I don't see anything striking there. For RHEL-5.9 we rebased nss to 3.13.6 so a review of that test suite is worthwhile to pick up any tests you may have added there.
Comment 10 Karel Srot 2012-10-29 12:42:16 EDT
*** Bug 833480 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 11 Elio Maldonado Batiz 2013-01-09 16:25:23 EST
The nss-util- build was to fix an inconsistency in the n-v-r tags in the sepc file, no code changes.
Comment 14 errata-xmlrpc 2013-02-21 05:43:59 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.