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“rsyslog” 4.6.4-2ubuntu4.2 source package in Ubuntu

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rsyslog (4.6.4-2ubuntu4.2) natty-security; urgency=low

  * SECURITY UPDATE: fix denial of service when using imfile and processing
    lines longer than 64KiB
    - debian/patches/04-CVE-2011-4623.patch: use size_t instead of unsigned
      short for iNewSize in rsCStrExtendBuf() from runtime/stringbuf.c
    - CVE-2011-4623
 -- Jamie Strandboge <email address hidden>   Wed, 18 Jan 2012 12:09:20 -0600

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Uploaded by:
Jamie Strandboge on 2012-01-18
Uploaded to:
Natty
Original maintainer:
Ubuntu Developers
Component:
main
Architectures:
any
Section:
admin
Urgency:
Low Urgency

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rsyslog_4.6.4.orig.tar.gz 2.0 MiB 9cd32eec1984a656ab879e89b57d8076
rsyslog_4.6.4-2ubuntu4.2.debian.tar.gz 28.0 KiB 9dd250384f3df6aa5d7368344c0ba59b
rsyslog_4.6.4-2ubuntu4.2.dsc 2.1 KiB 77ec27b26620fced4243938c97c08c89

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rsyslog: enhanced multi-threaded syslogd

 Rsyslog is an enhanced syslogd supporting, amongst others:
  * reliable syslog over TCP and SSL/TLS
  * on-demand disk buffering
  * email alerting
  * writing to MySQL or PostgreSQL databases (via separate output plugins)
  * permitted sender lists
  * filtering on any part of the syslog message
  * on-the-wire message compression
  * fine grained output format control
  * backup log destinations
 .
 It is quite compatible to stock sysklogd and can be used as a drop-in
 replacement. Its advanced features make it suitable for enterprise-class,
 encryption protected syslog relay chains while at the same time being very
 easy to setup for the novice user.

rsyslog-doc: documentation for rsyslog

 This package contains detailed HTML documentation of rsyslog.
 .
 It describes the general configuration file syntax, like filters, actions and
 templates and has detailed information for all available configuration
 directives.

rsyslog-gnutls: TLS protocol support for rsyslog

 This netstream plugin allows rsyslog to send and receive encrypted syslog
 messages via the upcoming syslog-transport-tls IETF standard protocol.

rsyslog-gssapi: GSSAPI authentication and encryption support for rsyslog

 These plugins allow rsyslog to write and/or receive GSSAPI authenticated and
 encrypted syslog messages. GSSAPI is commonly used for Kerberos
 authentication.

rsyslog-mysql: MySQL output plugin for rsyslog

 This plugin allows rsyslog to write the syslog messages into a MySQL database.

rsyslog-pgsql: PostgreSQL output plugin for rsyslog

 This plugin allows rsyslog to write the syslog messages into a PostgreSQL
 database.

rsyslog-relp: RELP protocol support for rsyslog

 These plugins allows rsyslog to send and receive syslog messages via the
 RELP protocol. RELP ensures the reliable transport over the network even on
 connection loss or if a peer becomes unavailable.