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LinuxSecurity.com: Linux Advisory Watch - March 02 2001

Mar 02, 2001, 16:42 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Benjamin D. Thomas)

[ Thanks to Benjamin D. Thomas for this link. ]

"This week, advisories were released for sudo, dump, lpr, php, sumrpc, zope, and analog. The vendors include Conectiva, Debian, Immunix, FreeBSD, Mandrake, Red Hat, Slackware, and Trustix. It is critical that you update all vulnerable packages. "

"This document outlines the kernel security improvements that have been made in the 2.4 kernel. A number of significant improvements including cryptography and access control make 2.4 a serious contender for secure corporate environments as well as private virtual networking."

"Linux Advisory Watch is a comprehensive newsletter that outlines the security vulnerabilities that have been announced throughout the week. It includes pointers to updated packages and descriptions of each vulnerability. "

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