[SECURITY] Fedora Core 4 Update: slocate-2.7-22.fc4.1
Posted on: 08/22/2005 01:19 PM

A new update is available for Fedora Core - [SECURITY] Fedora Core 4 Update: slocate-2.7-22.fc4.1. Here the announcement:

Fedora Update Notification

Product : Fedora Core 4
Name : slocate
Version : 2.7
Release : 22.fc4.1
Summary : Finds files on a system via a central database.
Description :
Slocate is a security-enhanced version of locate. Just like locate,
slocate searches through a central database (which is updated nightly)
for files that match a given pattern. Slocate allows you to quickly
find files anywhere on your system.

Update Information:

A carefully prepared directory structure could stop the
updatedb file system scan, resulting in an incomplete slocate
database. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project has
assigned the name CAN-2005-2499 to this issue.

* Tue Aug 9 2005 Miloslav Trmac lt;mitr@redhat.comgt; - 2.7-22.fc4.1
- Replace sl_fs.[ch] by glibc-derived versions
- Skip subtrees with paths longer than 32k

This update can be downloaded from:

be933a409ee095e558d20b56e6c3aac5 SRPMS/slocate-2.7-22.fc4.1.src.rpm
4456c2873f2cc9a75afa6a9989445d4e ppc/slocate-2.7-22.fc4.1.ppc.rpm
7cb7dfde2ee74b9b282b4ff002d3eb8c ppc/debug/slocate-debuginfo-2.7-22.fc4.1.ppc.rpm
76bddbbc65171d8060a6f2c1a8bfa62d x86_64/slocate-2.7-22.fc4.1.x86_64.rpm
856ef7ffcef6e41eef0e93f23fc57998 x86_64/debug/slocate-debuginfo-2.7-22.fc4.1.x86_64.rpm
50b3461440c9efe25d55f34d79a0272a i386/slocate-2.7-22.fc4.1.i386.rpm
b35ba3b183c2e37773ddf07147b1a98d i386/debug/slocate-debuginfo-2.7-22.fc4.1.i386.rpm

This update can also be installed with the Update Agent; you can
launch the Update Agent with the 'up2date' command.

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