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Red Hat Security Advisory: Updated mailman packages are available

Aug 03, 2000, 23:52 (0 Talkback[s])

Date: Thu, 3 Aug 2000 16:08 -0400
From: bugzilla@redhat.com
To: redhat-watch-list@redhat.com
Subject: [RHSA-2000:030-03] Updated mailman packages are available.


                   Red Hat, Inc. Security Advisory

Synopsis:          Updated mailman packages are available.
Advisory ID:       RHSA-2000:030-03
Issue date:        2000-05-24
Updated on:        2000-08-03
Product:           Red Hat Secure Web Server
Keywords:          N/A
Cross references:  N/A

1. Topic:

New mailman packages are available which close security holes present in earlier versions of mailman.

2. Relevant releases/architectures:

Red Hat Secure Web Server 3.0 - i386
Red Hat Secure Web Server 3.1 - i386, alpha, sparc
Red Hat Secure Web Server 3.2 - i386

3. Problem description:

New mailman packages are available which close security holes present in earlier versions of mailman. All sites using the mailman mailing list management software should upgrade.

4. Solution:

For each RPM for your particular architecture, run:

rpm -Fvh [filename]

where filename is the name of the RPM.

5. Bug IDs fixed (http://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla for more info):

N/A

6. RPMs required:

Red Hat Secure Web Server 3.2:

i386:
ftp://updates.redhat.com/secureweb/3.2/i386/mailman-2.0beta5-1.i386.rpm

sources:
ftp://updates.redhat.com/secureweb/3.2/SRPMS/mailman-2.0beta5-1.src.rpm

7. Verification:

MD5 sum                           Package Name

3bec0ff832a99b87eb235229935fd2a0 3.2/SRPMS/mailman-2.0beta5-1.src.rpm
53561915ca8b245b98bd78f3e3a8fd9d 3.2/i386/mailman-2.0beta5-1.i386.rpm
These packages are GPG signed by Red Hat, Inc. for security. Our key is available at:
http://www.redhat.com/corp/contact.html

You can verify each package with the following command:
rpm --checksig

If you only wish to verify that each package has not been corrupted or tampered with, examine only the md5sum with the following command:
rpm --checksig --nogpg

8. References:

N/A

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