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Security Linux News for Jan 23, 2002

  • Red Hat Security Advisory: Updated OpenLDAP packages available (Jan 23, 2002, 23:52)
    "Updated OpenLDAP packages are now available for Red Hat Linux 7, 7.1, and 7.2. These updates resolve a vulnerability which would allow users to remove non-mandatory attributes from any object in a directory."

  • Red Hat Security Advisory: at (Jan 23, 2002, 17:09)
    "This updated at package fixes two minor problems and one major problem where the environment can get wiped out prior to the execution of a scheduled command. For versions of Red Hat Linux prior to 7.2, this package also fixes a potential security vulnerability which can result in heap corruption (Red Hat Linux 7.2 is not vulnerable to this security exploit)."

  • Debian Security Advisory: updated i386 icecast-server package (Jan 23, 2002, 01:09)
    "In Debian Security Advisory DSA-089-1 we reported that icecast-server has several security problems. For details please see that advisory. The i386 package mention in the DSA-089-1 advisory was incorrectly compiled and will not run on Debian GNU/Linux potato machines. This has been corrected in version 1.3.10-1.1."