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Fedora EPEL 6 updates-testing report



The following Fedora EPEL 6 Security updates need testing:

    https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/clamav-0.97-12.el6
    https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/loggerhead-1.18.1-1.el6
    https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/couchdb-1.0.2-1.el6
    https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/erlang-R14B-02.1.el6
    https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/php-doctrine-Doctrine-1.2.4-1.el6
    https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/proftpd-1.3.3e-1.el6
    https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/python-feedparser-5.0.1-1.el6


The following builds have been pushed to Fedora EPEL 6 updates-testing

    certmaster-0.28-1.el6
    func-0.28-1.el6
    liblo-0.26-2.el6
    pam_shield-0.9.5-4.el6
    proftpd-1.3.3e-1.el6
    python-testtools-0.9.8-2.el6

Details about builds:


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 certmaster-0.28-1.el6 (FEDORA-EPEL-2011-3012)
 Remote certificate distribution framework
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Update Information:

- working properly with python 2.7+ :)
- new cpu module
- new yumcmd module
- func-command, func-find-user, func-down-hosts, func-list-vms-per-host,
func-ps-compare, func-whatsmyname, func-yum
- fix hostname finding
- add 'allow_unknown_minions' option to overlord - let's us have minions we don't have the certs available for locally but we know the host exists. Func will attempt to make the connection based on just resolving the name. If it resolves and the cert the host offers is signed by our Certmaster/CA then it will continue as normal.
- getfile module added (opposite of putfile with sensible directory
ideas)
- lots of fixes to the grouping code with puppetminions
- when we  create dirs for our command dbs on the overlord side, don't
assume everyone is global and root - behave when run as a user.

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ChangeLog:

* Thu Apr  7 2011 Seth Vidal <skvidal at fedoraproject.org> - 0.28-1
- 0.28
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 func-0.28-1.el6 (FEDORA-EPEL-2011-3012)
 Remote management framework
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Update Information:

- working properly with python 2.7+ :)
- new cpu module
- new yumcmd module
- func-command, func-find-user, func-down-hosts, func-list-vms-per-host,
func-ps-compare, func-whatsmyname, func-yum
- fix hostname finding
- add 'allow_unknown_minions' option to overlord - let's us have minions we don't have the certs available for locally but we know the host exists. Func will attempt to make the connection based on just resolving the name. If it resolves and the cert the host offers is signed by our Certmaster/CA then it will continue as normal.
- getfile module added (opposite of putfile with sensible directory
ideas)
- lots of fixes to the grouping code with puppetminions
- when we  create dirs for our command dbs on the overlord side, don't
assume everyone is global and root - behave when run as a user.

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ChangeLog:

* Thu Apr  7 2011 Seth Vidal <skvidal at fedoraproject.org> - 0.28-1
- 0.28  - require newer certmaster
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 liblo-0.26-2.el6 (FEDORA-EPEL-2011-3017)
 Open Sound Control library
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Update Information:

First EPEL release
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References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #688551 - Please branch and build for RHEL 5 and 6
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=688551
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 pam_shield-0.9.5-4.el6 (FEDORA-EPEL-2011-3015)
 Pam Shield - A pam module to counter brute force attacks
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Update Information:

added %{optflags}


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References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #694557 - pam_shield not built with $RPM_OPT_FLAGS
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=694557
  [ 2 ] Bug #691153 - Review Request: pam_shield - pam module to block brute force attacks
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=691153
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 proftpd-1.3.3e-1.el6 (FEDORA-EPEL-2011-3016)
 Flexible, stable and highly-configurable FTP server
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Update Information:

This update, to the current upstream maintenance release, fixes a large number of bugs (see NEWS for details), and also a couple of security issues:

* Plaintext command injection vulnerability in FTPS implementation (i.e. mod_tls). See http://bugs.proftpd.org/show_bug.cgi?id=3624 for details.

* CVE-2011-1137 (badly formed SSH messages cause DoS). See http://bugs.proftpd.org/show_bug.cgi?id=3586 for details.

Other highlights include:

* Display messages work properly again.

* Performance improvements, especially during server startup/restarts.

* mod_vroot updated to 0.9.2 (latest release)
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ChangeLog:

* Mon Apr  4 2011 Paul Howarth <paul city-fan org> 1.3.3e-1
- Update to 1.3.3e, fixing a large number of bugs reported upstream:
  - Process privileges may not handled properly when --enable-autoshadow is
    used (bug 3757)
  - mod_sftp closes channel too early after scp download (bug 3544)
  - mod_sftp_pam may tell client to disable echoing erroneously (bug 3579)
  - mod_sftp behaves badly when receiving badly formed SSH messages (bug 3586,
    CVE-2011-1137)
  - Using "$shell $libtool" in prxs does not work for all shells (bug 3593)
  - WrapAllowMsg directive broken due to bug 3423 (bug 3538)
  - SocketOptions receive/send buffer size parameters no longer work (bug 3607)
  - mod_wrap2 needs to support netmask rules for IPv6 addresses (bug 3606)
  - APPE/STOU upload flags erroneously preserved across upload commands
    (bug 3612)
  - Malicious module can use sreplace() function to overflow buffer (bug 3614)
  - Exiting sessions don't seem to die properly (bug 3619)
  - mod_delay sometimes logs "unable to load DelayTable into memory" (bug 3622)
  - Plaintext command injection in FTPS support (bug 3624)
  - mod_ifsession rules using regular expressions do not work (bug 3625)
  - Truncated client name saved in ScoreboardFile (bug 3623)
  - %w variable populated with non-absolute path in SQLLog statement (bug 3627)
  - Unnecessarily verbose "warning: unable to throttle bandwidth: Interrupted
    system call" (bug 3628)
  - SSH DISCONNECT messages sent by mod_sftp even for FTP connections in some
    cases (bug 3630)
  - mod_sql should log "unrecoverable database error" at a higher priority
    (bug 3632)
  - Proftpd is eating CPU when reparsing configuration file on SIGHUP (bug 3610)
  - Incorrect generation of DSA signature for SSH sessions (bug 3634)
- Update mod_vroot to 0.9.2
- Fix typo in initscript
- Nobody else likes macros for commands
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References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #681718 - CVE-2011-1137 proftpd: integer overflow in mod_sftp
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=681718
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 python-testtools-0.9.8-2.el6 (FEDORA-EPEL-2011-3018)
 Extensions to the Python unit testing framework
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Update Information:

Extensions to the Python unit test framework, used primarily by some Canonical-sponsored projects
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References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #694568 - Review Request: python-testtools - Extensions to the Python unit testing framework
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=694568
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