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A rubygem-redcarpet security update has been released for Fedora 36.



SECURITY: Fedora 36 Update: rubygem-redcarpet-3.3.2-26.fc36


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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2023-597f13ffb9
2023-05-09 01:03:01.894380
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Name : rubygem-redcarpet
Product : Fedora 36
Version : 3.3.2
Release : 26.fc36
URL :   http://github.com/vmg/redcarpet
Summary : A fast, safe and extensible Markdown to (X)HTML parser
Description :
A fast, safe and extensible Markdown to (X)HTML parser.

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Update Information:

A security flow was found on redcarpet that escaping html was not properly done
even if requested on some cases which may cause XSS vulnerability. This issue is
now assigned as CVE-2020-26298. This new rpm should fix this issue.
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ChangeLog:

* Sun Apr 30 2023 Mamoru TASAKA - 3.3.2-26
- Bacckport upstream patch for CVE-2020-26298 (bug 1915370)
* Fri Jan 20 2023 Fedora Release Engineering - 3.3.2-25
- Rebuilt for   https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_38_Mass_Rebuild
* Wed Jan 4 2023 Mamoru TASAKA - 3.3.2-24
- Rebuild for   https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Changes/Ruby_3.2
* Sat Jul 23 2022 Fedora Release Engineering - 3.3.2-23
- Rebuilt for   https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_37_Mass_Rebuild
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References:

[ 1 ] Bug #1915371 - CVE-2020-26298 rubygem-redcarpet: does not escape HTML when processing quotes which could result in XSS vulnerability [fedora-all]
  https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1915371
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This update can be installed with the "dnf" update program. Use
su -c 'dnf upgrade --advisory FEDORA-2023-597f13ffb9' at the command
line. For more information, refer to the dnf documentation available at
  http://dnf.readthedocs.io/en/latest/command_ref.html#upgrade-command-label

All packages are signed with the Fedora Project GPG key. More details on the
GPG keys used by the Fedora Project can be found at
  https://fedoraproject.org/keys
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