[UCI-Linux] [SECURITY] Fedora Core 4 Update: spamassassin-3.0.4-1.fc4

Mike Iglesias IGLESIAS at uci.edu
Thu Jun 16 15:12:32 PDT 2005

From: Warren Togami <wtogami at redhat.com>
To: fedora-announce-list at redhat.com
Date: Thu, 16 Jun 2005 14:50:18 -0700
Subject: [SECURITY] Fedora Core 4 Update: spamassassin-3.0.4-1.fc4

Fedora Update Notification

Product     : Fedora Core 4
Name        : spamassassin
Version     : 3.0.4
Release     : 1.fc4
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

This update can be downloaded from:

b50c6ab812dd61849bd7e00c331f6edd  SRPMS/spamassassin-3.0.4-1.fc4.src.rpm
4ddd73e272c9c854b7bfafbefd01c092  ppc/spamassassin-3.0.4-1.fc4.ppc.rpm
0ff72abd48f845e469c22eb7cc4d9c16  x86_64/spamassassin-3.0.4-1.fc4.x86_64.rpm
ce44f6f3e461f23c4ab7eb9eca51903b  i386/spamassassin-3.0.4-1.fc4.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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