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Security update for freeradius


(Last modified: 09NOV2004)

solutions Security update for freeradius SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (6d94d15d144c0738548667aef4fbdcf5)

Applies to

Package: freeradius
Product(s): SUSE CORE 9 for x86
SUSE CORE 9 for Itanium Processor Family
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM S/390 31bit
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM zSeries 64bit
SUSE CORE 9 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
Patch: patch-9466
Release: 20041109
Obsoletes: none


Everyone using freeradius should update.

Problem description

Several bugs that would allow attackers to remotely crash freeradius
have been fixed (CAN-2004-0938, CAN-2004-0960, CAN-2004-0961).
Additionally the logrotate configuration was fixed to not create
rotated logfiles with owner root.


Please install the updates provided at the location noted below.

Installation notes

This update is provided as an RPM package that can easily be installed onto a running system by using this command:
rpm -Fhv freeradius.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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