Fedora 23 Update: dansguardian-

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Fedora Update Notification
2015-12-17 04:36:18.216965

Name        : dansguardian
Product     : Fedora 23
Version     :
Release     : 17.fc23
URL         : http://www.dansguardian.org/
Summary     : Content filtering web proxy
Description :
DansGuardian filters the content of pages based on many methods including
phrase matching, PICS filtering and URL filtering. It does not purely filter
based on a banned list of sites.

It provides real-time virus scanning capabilities for content access.

DansGuardian is designed to be completely flexible and allows you to tailor the
filtering to your exact needs. It can be as draconian or as unobstructive as
you want. The default settings are geared towards what a primary school might
want but DansGuardian puts you in control of what you want to block.

DansGuardian requires squid or another similar caching proxy server on your
local network.

Update Information:

ClamAV 0.99 contains major new features and changes. YARA rules, Perl Compatible
Regular Expressions, revamped on-access scanning for Linux, and other new
features join the many great features of ClamAV:   - Processing of YARA rules
(some limitations - see signatures.pdf).  - Support in ClamAV logical signatures
for many of the features added for YARA, such as Perl Compatible Regular
Expressions, alternate strings, and YARA string attributes. See signatures.pdf
for full details.  - New and improved on-access scanning for Linux. See the
recent blog post and clamdoc.pdf for details on the new on-access capabilities.
- A new ClamAV API callback function that is invoked when a virus is found. This
is intended primarily for applications running in all-match mode. Any
applications using all-match mode must use the new callback function to record
and report detected viruses.  - Configurable default password list to attempt
zip file decryption.  - TIFF file support.  - A new signature target type for
designating signatures to run against files with unknown file types.  - Improved
fidelity of the "data loss prevention" heuristic algorithm. Code supplied by
Bill Parker.  - Support for LZMA decompression within Adobe Flash files.  -
Support for MSO attachments within Microsoft Office 2003 XML files.  - A new
sigtool option(--ascii-normalize) allowing signature authors to more easily
generate normalized versions of ascii files.  Please note: If you are using
clamd on-access scanning or have applications using all-match mode, you will
want to review the changes and make any necessary adjustments before using
ClamAV 0.99.

  [ 1 ] Bug #1287327 - clamav-0.99 is available
  [ 2 ] Bug #1287795 - 0.99 breaks milter

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

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