LinuxSecurity.com: Linux Advisory Watch – March 02 2001

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

“This week, advisories were released for sudo, dump, lpr, php,
sumrpc, zope, and analog. The vendors include Conectiva, Debian,
Immunix, FreeBSD, Mandrake, Red Hat, Slackware, and Trustix. It is
critical that you update all vulnerable packages. “

“This document outlines the kernel security improvements that
have been made in the 2.4 kernel. A number of significant
improvements including cryptography and access control make 2.4 a
serious contender for secure corporate environments as well as
private virtual networking.”

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


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