Linux Today: Linux News On Internet Time.

More on LinuxToday

Security Linux News for Sep 27, 2001

  • Red Hat Security Advisory: Insecure setserial initscript (Sep 27, 2001, 04:24)
    "The initscript distributed with the setserial package (which is not installed or enabled by default) uses predictable temporary file names, and should not be used. setserial-2.17-4 and earlier versions are affected. If you have not recompiled your kernel, this issue does not affect you."

  • Bugtraq: OpenSSH Security Advisory (Sep 27, 2001, 02:15)
    "Depending on the order of the user keys in ~/.ssh/authorized_keys2 sshd might fail to apply the source IP based access control restriction (e.g. from to the correct key..."