Security Portal: Weekly Linux Security Digest 2001/01/01 to 2001/01/07Jan 08, 2001, 07:53 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Kurt Seifried)
"A relatively quiet New Year's (I think everyone is finally getting over their hangovers). Some excitement on Bugtraq, several advisories released, but they all turned out to be old data or otherwise incorrect (plain bogus, in other words). It seems APT with RPM is picking up steam; Conectiva has been using it for several weeks...."
"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."