Linux-Mandrake Security Update Advisory: timed updateMar 23, 2001, 20:26 (0 Talkback[s])
Date: Thu, 22 Mar 2001 19:15:40 -0700
Linux-Mandrake Security Update Advisory
Package name: timed Date: March 22nd, 2001 Advisory ID: MDKSA-2001:034 Affected versions: 6.0, 6.1, 7.0, 7.1, 7.2, Corporate Server 1.0.1
The time server daemon, timed, tries to synchronize the local host time with the time of other machines on a local area network. A bug in timed, as reported by the FreeBSD Security Officer, that could be triggered remotely can crash the time server daemon.
Please verify the update prior to upgrading to ensure the
integrity of the downloaded package. You can do this with the
Linux-Mandrake 6.0: 94c01c868483b1de4a9d529ae0e62c64 6.0/RPMS/timed-0.17-1.3mdk.i586.rpm f762a7ebc5a2ef47f233fa44990d85a1 6.0/SRPMS/timed-0.17-1.3mdk.src.rpm Linux-Mandrake 6.1: 40ed2c6f90721e1887cc8802311f4583 6.1/RPMS/timed-0.17-1.3mdk.i586.rpm f762a7ebc5a2ef47f233fa44990d85a1 6.1/SRPMS/timed-0.17-1.3mdk.src.rpm Linux-Mandrake 7.0: ab89860d9d5425492aeaff24f319a52d 7.0/RPMS/timed-0.17-1.3mdk.i586.rpm f762a7ebc5a2ef47f233fa44990d85a1 7.0/SRPMS/timed-0.17-1.3mdk.src.rpm Linux-Mandrake 7.1: 1ac7bf6576178207d05590badc34fd07 7.1/RPMS/timed-0.17-1.2mdk.i586.rpm 16410947322549ac347a1c74a4706b02 7.1/SRPMS/timed-0.17-1.2mdk.src.rpm Linux-Mandrake 7.2: 198e7386e834f6a7c5e42a50471f796b 7.2/RPMS/timed-0.17-1.1mdk.i586.rpm f0e708daf7d1bc5f3b5f9b10e5121914 7.2/SRPMS/timed-0.17-1.1mdk.src.rpm Corporate Server 1.0.1: 1ac7bf6576178207d05590badc34fd07 1.0.1/RPMS/timed-0.17-1.2mdk.i586.rpm 16410947322549ac347a1c74a4706b02 1.0.1/SRPMS/timed-0.17-1.2mdk.src.rpm
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