[UCI-Linux] [SECURITY] Fedora Core 3 Update: spamassassin-3.0.4-1.fc3

Mike Iglesias IGLESIAS at uci.edu
Thu Jun 16 15:12:30 PDT 2005

From: Warren Togami <wtogami at redhat.com>
To: fedora-announce-list at redhat.com
Date: Thu, 16 Jun 2005 14:50:11 -0700
Subject: [SECURITY] Fedora Core 3 Update: spamassassin-3.0.4-1.fc3

Fedora Update Notification

Product     : Fedora Core 3
Name        : spamassassin
Version     : 3.0.4
Release     : 1.fc3
Summary     : Spam filter for email which can be invoked from mail 
delivery agents.
Description :
SpamAssassin provides you with a way to reduce if not completely eliminate
Unsolicited Commercial Email (SPAM) from your incoming email.  It can
be invoked by a MDA such as sendmail or postfix, or can be called from
a procmail script, .forward file, etc.  It uses a genetic-algorithm
evolved scoring system to identify messages which look spammy, then
adds headers to the message so they can be filtered by the user's mail
reading software.  This distribution includes the spamd/spamc components
which create a server that considerably speeds processing of mail.

To enable spamassassin, if you are receiving mail locally, simply add
this line to your ~/.procmailrc:

To filter spam for all users, add that line to /etc/procmailrc
(creating if necessary).

Update Information:

Important update for a Denial of Service vulnerability, plus more
bug fixes from upstream.  More details available at:
* Sun Jun  5 2005 Warren Togami <wtogami at redhat.com> - 3.0.4-1
- 3.0.4 with more bug fixes and CAN-2005-1266

* Tue May 17 2005 Warren Togami <wtogami at redhat.com> - 3.0.3-4
- allow user-level disabling of subject rewriting pref (#147464)

This update can be downloaded from:

59d5fe379a2dc6932a4e621cc9a497ad  SRPMS/spamassassin-3.0.4-1.fc3.src.rpm
c3f1595455b87681a9a39476e1643f31  x86_64/spamassassin-3.0.4-1.fc3.x86_64.rpm
f0a5cf57a98e76b96c434567333f75c8  i386/spamassassin-3.0.4-1.fc3.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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