Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 990549
vmtoolsd is built with only partial RELRO
Last modified: 2013-08-31 15:17:32 EDT
Description of problem:
Daemon file compiled with only partial RELRO (should be full): /usr/bin/vmtoolsd
There is a script called rpm-chksec floating around which can
check for RELRO support in RPMs:
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
open-vm-tools-9.2.3-10.fc19 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 19.
These builds contain the fix:
Fedora 19 - http://koji.fedoraproject.org/koji/buildinfo?buildID=455341
Rawhide - http://koji.fedoraproject.org/koji/buildinfo?buildID=455340
open-vm-tools-9.2.3-6.el6 has been submitted as an update for Fedora EPEL 6.
open-vm-tools-9.2.3-6.fc18 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 18.
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 19 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing open-vm-tools-9.2.3-10.fc19'
as soon as you are able to.
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open-vm-tools-9.2.3-6.fc18 has been pushed to the Fedora 18 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
open-vm-tools-9.2.3-10.fc19 has been pushed to the Fedora 19 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
open-vm-tools-9.2.3-6.el6 has been pushed to the Fedora EPEL 6 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.