[UCI-Linux] [SECURITY] Fedora Core 4 Update: spamassassin-3.0.4-2.fc4

Mike Iglesias iglesias at draco.acs.uci.edu
Wed Nov 9 12:50:29 PST 2005

From: "Warren Togami" <wtogami at redhat.com>
To: fedora-announce-list at redhat.com
Date: Wed, 9 Nov 2005 15:32:28 -0500
Subject: [SECURITY] Fedora Core 4 Update: spamassassin-3.0.4-2.fc4

Fedora Update Notification

Product     : Fedora Core 4
Name        : spamassassin
Version     : 3.0.4                      
Release     : 2.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:

Solves CVE-2005-3351 and a few other minor bugs to improve
spam detection accuracy.  You could consider this a release
candidate for 3.0.5.

Also solved is #161785 which ensures that "service
spamassassin restart" should never fail.
* Tue Nov  8 2005 Warren Togami <wtogami at redhat.com> - 3.0.4-2
- 3.0.5 release candidate

This update can be downloaded from:

a3184e0e7b45e21c81fe1c00ff5ccfac  SRPMS/spamassassin-3.0.4-2.fc4.src.rpm
1a6999505d3a2463a0fc5846e6aceb54  ppc/spamassassin-3.0.4-2.fc4.ppc.rpm
c38abb943979ffdcbda9ca17d8de4310  ppc/debug/spamassassin-debuginfo-3.0.4-2.fc4.ppc.rpm
275684eefc91620a9c566a90e5597ff1  x86_64/spamassassin-3.0.4-2.fc4.x86_64.rpm
2f6d781ce0bb53b5e981fbe10638413c  x86_64/debug/spamassassin-debuginfo-3.0.4-2.fc4.x86_64.rpm
00fa4a7e89ab752961b4601b3cbd5431  i386/spamassassin-3.0.4-2.fc4.i386.rpm
61e7a5f2ebbb12304fd88ea33aca1c9a  i386/debug/spamassassin-debuginfo-3.0.4-2.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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