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Security update for heartbeat

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(Last modified: 21AUG2006)


solutions Security update for heartbeat SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (898d4f4e7a472004cbc68e65f5a941a0)

Applies to

Package: heartbeat
heartbeat-stonith
heartbeat-pils
heartbeat-ldirectord
heartbeat-cmpi
Product(s): SUSE SLES 10 for x86
SUSE SLES 10 for IPF
SUSE SLES 10 for IBM POWER
SUSE SLES 10 for IBM zSeries 64bit
SUSE SLES 10 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T

Release: 20060821
Obsoletes: none

Indications

All users of heartbeat should update.

Contraindications

None.

Problem description

This update fixes both a local and a remote denial of service attack within
heartbeat, as well as numerous other bugs in the messaging and membership
layer, GUI, Cluster Resource Manager, Local Resource Manager and Resource
Agents.

Solution

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 -Fvh heartbeat.rpm heartbeat-stonith.rpm heartbeat-pils.rpm heartbeat-ldirectord.rpm heartbeat-cmpi.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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