RedHat: Zope-Hotfix vulnerability
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RedHat Linux A new Zope-Hotfix package is availble which fixes issues with computationof local roles.

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                   Red Hat, Inc. Red Hat Security Advisory

Synopsis:          new Zope-Hotfix package available
Advisory ID:       RHSA-2000:127-06
Issue date:        2000-12-18
Updated on:        2000-12-18
Product:           Red Hat Powertools
Keywords:          Zope Hotfix
Cross references:  
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1. Topic:

A new Zope-Hotfix package is availble which fixes issues with computation
of local roles.

2. Relevant releases/architectures:

Red Hat Powertools 6.1, 6.2 - noarch

Red Hat Powertools 7.0 - noarch

3. Problem description:

An issue with the computation of local roles exists where the computation
was not climbing the proper hierarchy of folders, and sometimes granting
local roles inappropriately.

You must update Zope to version 2.2.4 prior to applying this update.

4. Solution:

For each RPM for your particular architecture, run:

rpm -Fvh [filename]

where filename is the name of the RPM.

After you have applied the update, restart Zope.

5. Bug IDs fixed  (http://bugzilla.Red Hat.com/bugzilla for more info):



6. RPMs required:

Red Hat Powertools 6.1, 6.2:

SRPMS: 
ftp://updates.Red Hat.com/powertools/6.2/SRPMS/Zope-Hotfix-localroles-2000_12_15a-1.src.rpm 
ftp://updates.Red Hat.com/powertools/6.2/SRPMS/Zope-Hotfix-localroles-2000_12_15a-1.src.rpm

noarch: 
ftp://updates.Red Hat.com/powertools/6.2/noarch/Zope-Hotfix-localroles-2000_12_15a-1.noarch.rpm

Red Hat Powertools 7.0:

SRPMS: 
ftp://updates.Red Hat.com/powertools/7.0/SRPMS/Zope-Hotfix-localroles-2000_12_15a-1.src.rpm

noarch: 
ftp://updates.Red Hat.com/powertools/7.0/noarch/Zope-Hotfix-localroles-2000_12_15a-1.noarch.rpm



7. Verification:

MD5 sum                           Package Name
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0ee064e692aa83a908270aeed457c4f4  6.2/noarch/Zope-Hotfix-localroles-2000_12_15a-1.noarch.rpm
 a8b58411ed4e4c8238e9f05157f97516  7.0/noarch/Zope-Hotfix-localroles-2000_12_15a-1.noarch.rpm
 c2919cd6632903162d0787eade57fa6d  6.2/SRPMS/Zope-Hotfix-localroles-2000_12_15a-1.src.rpm
 c442a8969202ca347f450e179739e9bd  7.0/SRPMS/Zope-Hotfix-localroles-2000_12_15a-1.src.rpm

These packages are GPG signed by Red Hat, Inc. for security.  Our key
is available at:
     http://www.Red Hat.com/corp/contact.html

You can verify each package with the following command:
    rpm --checksig  

If you only wish to verify that each package has not been corrupted or
tampered with, examine only the md5sum with the following command:
    rpm --checksig --nogpg 

8. References:
 
http://lwn.net/daily/zope-hotfix.php3 
http://www.zope.org/Products/Zope/Hotfix_2000-12-15a/README.txt


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