Fedora 18 Update: pam-1.1.6-4.fc18

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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2013-12897
2013-07-13 00:21:50
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Name        : pam
Product     : Fedora 18
Version     : 1.1.6
Release     : 4.fc18
URL         : http://www.linux-pam.org/
Summary     : An extensible library which provides authentication for applications
Description :
PAM (Pluggable Authentication Modules) is a system security tool that
allows system administrators to set authentication policy without
having to recompile programs that handle authentication.

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Update Information:

Various minor bug fixes and improvements.
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ChangeLog:

* Fri Jul 12 2013 Tomáš Mráz <tmraz at redhat.com> 1.1.6-4
- check NULL return from crypt() calls (#915316)
- do not fail if btmp file is corrupted (#906852)
- fix strict aliasing warnings in build
- use authtok_type with pam_pwquality in system-auth
- pam_unix: do not fail with bad ld.so.preload
- add auditing of SELinux policy violation in pam_rootok (#965723)
- add SELinux helper to pam_pwhistory
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References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #906679 - Failed passwd rootok action isn't logged into audit.log
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=906679
  [ 2 ] Bug #906616 - [abrt] util-linux-2.22.1-2.1.fc18: strncpy: Process /usr/bin/login was killed by signal 11 (SIGSEGV)
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=906616
  [ 3 ] Bug #906852 - No shell after successful ssh authentication
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=906852
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This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update pam' at the command line.
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available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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