r5367 - in trunk/BOOK: chapter01 chapter03 chapter06

matthew at linuxfromscratch.org matthew at linuxfromscratch.org
Sun May 15 05:56:43 PDT 2005


Author: matthew
Date: 2005-05-15 06:56:43 -0600 (Sun, 15 May 2005)
New Revision: 5367

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml
   trunk/BOOK/chapter03/patches.xml
   trunk/BOOK/chapter06/gzip.xml
Log:
Add gzip security patch

Modified: trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml	2005-05-15 12:47:01 UTC (rev 5366)
+++ trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml	2005-05-15 12:56:43 UTC (rev 5367)
@@ -62,6 +62,7 @@
 <listitem><para>bash-3.0-fixes-3.patch</para></listitem>
 <listitem><para>bash-3.0-avoid_WCONTINUED-1.patch</para></listitem>
 <listitem><para>glibc-2.3.5-fix_test-1.patch</para></listitem>
+<listitem><para>gzip-1.3.5-security_fixes-1.patch</para></listitem>
 <listitem><para>Hotplug 2004_09_23</para></listitem>
 <listitem><para>shadow-4.0.7-fix_lastlog-1.patch</para></listitem>
 <listitem><para>sysklogd-1.4.1-fixes-1.patch</para></listitem>
@@ -84,6 +85,8 @@
 </itemizedlist>
 </listitem>
 
+<listitem><para>May 15th, 2005 [matt]: Added gzip security patch.</para></listitem>
+
 <listitem><para>May 15th, 2005 [matt]: Updated to Grub 0.97.</para></listitem>
 
 <listitem><para>May 15th, 2005 [matt]: Updated to Libtool 1.5.16.</para></listitem>

Modified: trunk/BOOK/chapter03/patches.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/chapter03/patches.xml	2005-05-15 12:47:01 UTC (rev 5366)
+++ trunk/BOOK/chapter03/patches.xml	2005-05-15 12:56:43 UTC (rev 5367)
@@ -86,6 +86,12 @@
 </varlistentry>
 
 <varlistentry>
+<term>Gzip Security Patch - 2KB:</term><listitem>
+<para><ulink url="&patches-root;gzip-&gzip-version;-security_fixes-1.patch"/></para>
+</listitem>
+</varlistentry>
+
+<varlistentry>
 <term>Inetutils Kernel Headers Patch - 1 KB:</term>
 <listitem>
 <para><ulink url="&patches-root;inetutils-&inetutils-version;-kernel_headers-1.patch"/></para>

Modified: trunk/BOOK/chapter06/gzip.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/chapter06/gzip.xml	2005-05-15 12:47:01 UTC (rev 5366)
+++ trunk/BOOK/chapter06/gzip.xml	2005-05-15 12:56:43 UTC (rev 5367)
@@ -29,6 +29,11 @@
 <sect2 role="installation">
 <title>Installation of Gzip</title>
 
+<para>Gzip has 2 known security vulnerabilites.  The following patch
+addresses both of them:</para>
+
+<screen><userinput>patch -Np1 -i ../gzip-&gzip-version;-security_fixes-1.patch</userinput></screen>
+
 <para>Prepare Gzip for compilation:</para>
 
 <screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr</userinput></screen>




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