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Re: [suse-security] ssh, kernel updates
  • From: "Kurt Seifried" <listuser@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 14 Feb 2001 06:01:17 -0700
  • Message-id: <003001c09686$387a5820$3200030a@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
>>
>> I'm still missing the Announcement here for:
>>
>> - SSH Updates for the CERT Advisories dated 09-12 Feb 2001
>
>Due to a communication problem we ran into a licensing problem (the ssh
>versions after 1.2.27 have an entirely different license which is not
>acceptable for a Linux distribution). I'll have the patches applied myself
>if the usual way doesn't work out until 1600.

Why not drop ssh and use OpenSSH?

>> - Kernel-Updates for the ptrace() and sysctl() Bug-Announcements
>
>The fix for the ptrace() race was incomplete. It is non-trivial to handle.
>Be sure we're working on it.

Funny that, kernel calls being tricky and all to fix ;)

>> Joerg Henner.
>
>Roman.


Kurt Seifried, seifried@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
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