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Fedora Core 3 Update: slocate-2.7-12.fc3.1 Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Fedora A carefully prepared directory structure could stop the updatedb file system scan, resulting in an incomplete slocate database. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project has assigned the name CAN-2005-2499 to this issue.
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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2005-771
2005-08-22
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Product     : Fedora Core 3
Name        : slocate
Version     : 2.7                      
Release     : 12.fc3.1                  
Summary     : Finds files on a system via a central database.
Description :
Slocate is a security-enhanced version of locate. Just like locate,
slocate searches through a central database (which is updated nightly)
for files that match a given pattern. Slocate allows you to quickly
find files anywhere on your system.

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Update Information:

A carefully prepared directory structure could stop the
updatedb file system scan, resulting in an incomplete slocate
database. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project has
assigned the name CAN-2005-2499 to this issue. 
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* Wed Aug 10 2005 Miloslav Trmac  - 2.7-12.fc3.1
- s/Copyright/License/
- Skip subtrees with paths longer than 32k
- Drop the ineffective fts patch


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This update can be downloaded from:
  http://download.fedora.redhat.com/pub/fedora/linux/core/updates/3/

858e1b03ea946b5c03e00721dc1709dd  SRPMS/slocate-2.7-12.fc3.1.src.rpm
dd00e1dc7ec8e90b51e404f2cae597e3  x86_64/slocate-2.7-12.fc3.1.x86_64.rpm
48d65ce1efe5f1e303b05ba46f74f7d7  x86_64/debug/slocate-debuginfo-2.7-12.fc3.1.x86_64.rpm
c83bfb7641c6c2e6bfc6209ea33f0157  i386/slocate-2.7-12.fc3.1.i386.rpm
364b3432b2b09a96b7a447f0fcd6aa23  i386/debug/slocate-debuginfo-2.7-12.fc3.1.i386.rpm

This update can also be installed with the Update Agent; you can
launch the Update Agent with the 'up2date' command.  
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