Re: [ANNOUNCE] cupsys_1.1.14-4.4 libpam fix, closes Bug#183211
On 29 Apr 2003 12:26:10 -0500,
Elizabeth Barham wrote:
> To All Interested Parties,
> There was/is an issue with cupsys_1.1.14-4.4 in that it did not
> authenticate against libpam but rather tested against the
> shadow password facility directly. Someone filed a bug report:
> and eventually I re-packaged it so that it authenticates
> against libpam. You may find the whole kit-and-caboodle here:
> Note that the changes themselves were rather minor but it does
> change the security situation quite a bit.
Wouldn't it be easier to just use something newer?
apt-cache show cupsys | grep Version