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Security Portal: Weekly Linux Security Digest 2001/01/08 to 2001/01/14

Jan 15, 2001, 10:04 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Kurt Seifried)

"Several problems this week. Some old problems in glibc, and while doing a security audit, WireX (makers of ImmunixOS) found some potential temp file problems. Generally a quiet week - the attackers seem to be busy back in school or something."

"We lead off with general advisories and exploit code, then move to vendor advisories. Most items appear in alphabetical order. If we're missing a Linux vendor's advisory, please tell us - ditto for any Linux-related security alerts. The long strings of hex in front of package names are MD5 signatures."

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