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LinuxSecurity.com: Linux Advisory Watch, September 1st, 2000

Sep 01, 2000, 18:51 (0 Talkback[s])

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

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

"This week, advisories were released for xpdf, glibc, xchat, netscape, ntop, mgetty, go-gnome, and usermode. The effected distributions include Mandrake, TurboLinux, Debian, Conectiva, Red Hat, and Caldera. If you use any of these packages or distributions, update your system immediately."

"This was quite a busy week for FreeBSD. Advisories were released for esound, mopd, netscape, xlockmore, and brouted packages. A local DOS and Linux binary compatibility vulnerability was also outlined.

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