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Debian Versions of sash prior to 3.4-4 did not clone /etc/shadow properlywhich lead into readable files for anybody.

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Debian Security Advisory DSA-015-1                                            Martin Schulze
January 23, 2001
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Package        : sash
Vulnerability  : broken maintainer script
Debian-specific: yes

Versions of sash prior to 3.4-4 did not clone /etc/shadow properly
which lead into readable files for anybody.  This was fixed by the
Debian maintainer.

This package only exists in stable, so if you are running unstable you
won't see a bugfix unless you use the resources from the bottom of
this message to the proper configuration.

We recommend you upgrade your sash package immediately.

wget url
        will fetch the file for you
dpkg -i file.deb
        will install the referenced file.

You may use an automated update by adding the resources from the
footer to the proper configuration.

Debian GNU/Linux 2.2 alias potato
- ------------------------------------

  Potato was released for the alpha, arm, i386, m68k, powerpc and sparc

  Source archives:
      MD5 checksum: f65d5dfd23acc395b99651076e8029bd
      MD5 checksum: c78f46d34405afcbaae29726dd9f8e89
      MD5 checksum: 9c631eb171371b69276ff6692100beb6

  Intel ia32 architecture:
      MD5 checksum: 4273648c65527f88855887f97bb6eeab

  Motorola 680x0 architecture:
      MD5 checksum: 7bc34c6c7b0b1f6793693853711c76ad

  Sun Sparc architecture:
      MD5 checksum: 1fdadd243c5aabc329edcb880dcd2581

  Alpha architecture:
      MD5 checksum: 57837ce03d6c55dad077d67cc18ed38a

  PowerPC architecture:
      MD5 checksum: b5bf950effb0517552e0056ce995120e

  ARM architecture:
      MD5 checksum: d7e3253ef764c1bb10b04caafd7b9c30

  These files will be moved into*/binary-$arch/ soon.

For not yet released architectures please refer to the appropriate
directory$arch/ .

- ----------------------------------------------------------------------------
For apt-get: deb stable/updates main
For dpkg-ftp: dists/stable/updates/main
Mailing list:
Package info: `apt-cache show ' and

Version: GnuPG v1.0.4 (GNU/Linux)
Comment: For info see


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