HEADS UP! Watch out for security on your machines and exploits!
roam at ringlet.net
Thu Dec 4 05:23:10 PST 2003
On Thu, Dec 04, 2003 at 01:37:20PM +0100, Lukas Ertl wrote:
> On Wed, 3 Dec 2003, Peter Wemm wrote:
> > Please take EXTRA care to watch your mirrors for 'funny stuff' and make damn
> > sure that you're fully up todate with patches.
> > Being a cvsup*/ftp*/etc mirror means that you're going to be scanned and
> > probed. Especially now.
> (I'm cc'ing ports@ on this.)
> Since the gentoo hack was obviously made through a vunerable version of
> rsync, I ask if it's possible to update the rsync port to the new version.
I sent a patch to update rsync to 2.5.7 to Oliver Eikemeier, the port
maintainer, earlier today.
Peter Pentchev roam at ringlet.net roam at sbnd.net roam at FreeBSD.org
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