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Security Portal: Weekly Linux Security Digest 2001/02/26 to 2001/03/04

Mar 05, 2001, 06:26 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Kurt Seifried)

"The big news this week is a bug in Apache. Zope as well has a number of holes, and you should upgrade both. Most vendors have also issued sudo upgrades; you should definitely upgrade that if you are using it. Slackware thought it had an imapd security problem, but after checking the exploit they found it didn't work. This does not mean that their imapd is problem free, it simply means that specific exploit did not work for them."

"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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