[Full-Disclosure] SGI Advanced Linux Environment 3 Security Update #3

From: SGI Security Coordinator (agent99_at_sgi.com)
Date: 06/21/04

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                               SGI Security Advisory

      Title : SGI Advanced Linux Environment 3 Security Update #3
      Number : 20040603-01-U
      Date : June 21, 2004
      Fixed in : Patch 10080 for SGI ProPack 3

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    SGI has released Patch 10080 - SGI Advanced Linux Environment 3 Security
    Update #3, which includes updated SGI ProPack 3 RPMs for the SGI Altix
    family of systems, in response to the following security issues:

    Updated utempter package fixes vulnerability

    An updated LHA package fixes security vulnerabilities

    Updated tcpdump packages fix various vulnerabilities

    Patch 10080 is available from http://support.sgi.com/ and

    The individual kernel RPMs from Patch 10080 are available from:

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