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A libselinux update has been released for Fedora Core 3

Fedora Update Notification

Product : Fedora Core 3
Name : libselinux
Version : 1.19.1
Release : 8
Summary : SELinux library and simple utilities
Description :
Security-enhanced Linux is a patch of the Linux® kernel and a number of utilities with enhanced security functionality designed to add mandatory access controls to Linux. The Security-enhanced Linux kernel contains new architectural components originally developed to improve the security of the Flask operating system. These architectural components provide general support for the enforcement of many kinds of mandatory access control policies, including those based on the concepts of Type Enforcement®, Role-based Access Control, and Multi-level Security.

libselinux provides an API for SELinux applications to get and set process and file security contexts and to obtain security policy decisions. Required for any applications that use the SELinux API.

Update Information:

Change location of helper applications and remove some debug
applications that should not have been part of the distribution.

* Wed Nov 24 2004 Dan Walsh dwalsh@redhat.com 1.19.1-8

- Bump for FC-3

* Wed Nov 24 2004 Dan Walsh dwalsh@redhat.com 1.19.1-7

- Bump for RHEL4

* Thu Nov 18 2004 Dan Walsh dwalsh@redhat.com 1.19.1-6

- Add avcstat program

* Mon Nov 15 2004 Dan Walsh dwalsh@redhat.com 1.19.1-4

- Add lots of missing man pages

This update can be downloaded from:

1087bd1bf93e6427f53fd33e6866628f SRPMS/libselinux-1.19.1-8.src.rpm
c2b8dfe4a70915db67f3fbe9ca604f30 x86_64/libselinux-1.19.1-8.x86_64.rpm
7df901dc51c281a60532531f76f8abd9 x86_64/libselinux-1.19.1-8.i386.rpm
7df901dc51c281a60532531f76f8abd9 i386/libselinux-1.19.1-8.i386.rpm
027b88ecb782f702f42e3ee719d85deb i386/libselinux-devel-1.19.1-8.i386.rpm

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