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From: <updates <at> fedoraproject.org>
Subject: [SECURITY] Fedora 14 Update: logwatch-7.3.6-60.fc14
Newsgroups: gmane.linux.redhat.fedora.package.announce
Date: Thursday 10th March 2011 20:49:05 UTC (over 5 years ago)
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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2011-2328
2011-03-01 03:42:39
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Name        : logwatch
Product     : Fedora 14
Version     : 7.3.6
Release     : 60.fc14
URL         : http://www.logwatch.org/
Summary     : A log file analysis program
Description :
Logwatch is a customizable, pluggable log-monitoring system.  It will go
through your logs for a given period of time and make a report in the areas
that you wish with the detail that you wish.  Easy to use - works right out
of the package on many systems.

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Update Information:

This update fixes CVE-2011-1018: Privilege escalation due improper
sanitization of special characters in log file names

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ChangeLog:

* Mon Feb 28 2011 Karel Klic  - 7.3.6-60
- Added fix for CVE-2011-1018: Privilege escalation due improper
  sanitization of special characters in log file names (rhbz#680237)
* Tue Jan 18 2011 Karel Klic  7.3.6-59
- Added -dovecot4 patch (#666376)
- Added -smartd2 patch (#666382)
- Added -dhcpd3 patch (#666393)
- Added -xntpd2 patch (#666498)
- Added -pam_unix5.patch (#666586)
- Added -automount.patch (#666582)
* Sat Oct  9 2010 Richard Fearn  7.3.6-58
- named: match "DNS format error", and variants of existing messages
  (rhbz#595222)
* Sat Oct  9 2010 Richard Fearn  7.3.6-57
- named: match "clients-per-query increased" as well as "decreased"
* Sat Oct  9 2010 Richard Fearn  7.3.6-56
- Update dhcpd patch so that "Information-request" messages are matched
  (rhbz#624590)
* Thu Aug 19 2010 Karel Klic  7.3.6-55
- Removed BuildRoot tag and %clean section
- Deleted trailing whitespaces in the spec file
- Updated patch upstream status
- Added fetchmail service (rhbz#528838)
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References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #680237 - CVE-2011-1018 logwatch: Privilege escalation due
improper sanitization of special characters in log file names
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=680237
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This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update logwatch' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

All packages are signed with the Fedora Project GPG key.  More details on
the
GPG keys used by the Fedora Project can be found at
https://fedoraproject.org/keys
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