Fedora 8 Update: audit-1.7.4-1.fc8

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Fedora Update Notification
2008-05-28 22:35:46

Name        : audit
Product     : Fedora 8
Version     : 1.7.4
Release     : 1.fc8
URL         : http://people.redhat.com/sgrubb/audit/
Summary     : User space tools for 2.6 kernel auditing
Description :
The audit package contains the user space utilities for
storing and searching the audit records generate by
the audit subsystem in the Linux 2.6 kernel.

Update Information:

Fix keys in audit events when the event is being interpreted by ausearch, added
key report to aureport, and updated to system-config-audit-0.4.7.

* Wed May 21 2008 Steve Grubb <sgrubb at redhat.com> 1.7.4-1
- Fix interpreting of keys in syscall records
- Don't error on name=(null) PATH records in ausearch/report
- Add key report to aureport
- Update system-config-audit to 0.4.7 (Miloslav Trmac)
- Add support for the filetype field option in auditctl new to 2.6.26 kernels
* Fri May  9 2008 Steve Grubb <sgrubb at redhat.com> 1.7.3-1
- Fix output of keys in ausearch interpretted mode
- Fix ausearch/report --start now to not be reset to midnight
- audispd now has a priority boost config option
- Look for laddr in avcs reported via prelude
- Detect page 0 mmaps and alert via prelude
* Fri Apr 18 2008 Steve Grubb <sgrubb at redhat.com> 1.7.2-5
- Update auparse patch for audisp-prelude
* Thu Apr 17 2008 Steve Grubb <sgrubb at redhat.com> 1.7.2-1
- New upstream version
- Update system-config-audit to version 0.4.6 (Miloslav Trmac)
- audisp-prelude alerts now controlled by config file
- Updated syscall table for 2.6.25 kernel
- Add basic remote logging plugin - only sends & no flow control
- Add support in auditctl for virtual keys
- Add example STIG rules file
- ausyscall program added for cross referencing syscall name and number info
- Add string table lookup performance improvement patch (Miloslav Trmac)
* Wed Apr  2 2008 Steve Grubb <sgrubb at redhat.com> 1.6.8-4
- Fix overflow in audit_log_user_command bz 438840
- Remove LSB headers from init scripts
- Fix ausearch to not escape saddr in avcs
* Fri Mar 14 2008 Steve Grubb <sgrubb at redhat.com> 1.6.8-3
- Better fix for memleak in audit event dispatcher
* Sun Mar  2 2008 Steve Grubb <sgrubb at redhat.com> 1.6.8-2
- Fix memleak in audit event dispatcher
* Fri Feb 15 2008 Steve Grubb <sgrubb at redhat.com> 1.6.8-1
- New upstream version
- Cleanup descriptors in audispd before running plugin
- Fix 'recent' keyword for aureport/search
- Add detection of failed group authentication to audisp-prelude
* Thu Jan 31 2008 Steve Grubb <sgrubb at redhat.com> 1.6.7-1
- New upstream version
- Adds prelude IDS plugin for IDMEF alerts
- In ausearch/report, add new command line option --input-logs (#428860)
- Avoid touching auditd.conf most of the time (#408501)
* Fri Jan 11 2008 Steve Grubb <sgrubb at redhat.com> 1.6.5-2
Updates from spec file review
* Mon Jan  7 2008 Steve Grubb <sgrubb at redhat.com> 1.6.5-1
- New upstream version
- Add RACF zos remote audispd plugin (Klaus Kiwi)
- Fix audit log permissions on rotate. If group is root 0400, otherwise 0440
- Update system-config-audit to version 0.4.5 (Miloslav Trmac)
- Fix keep_logs when num_logs option disabled (#325561)
- Allow use of errno strings for exit codes in audit rules
- If auditd logging was suspended, it can be resumed with SIGUSR2 (#251639)
- Updated CAPP, LSPP, and NISPOM rules for new capabilities
- Added aulastlog utility

This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update audit' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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