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Id SUSE-2013:7264
Name Novell SUSE 2013:7264 audit-18 recommended update for SLE 11 SP2 i586
Vendor Name novell
Product None
Content Type Recommended Recommended
Operating System(s) Linux 
Released On 24 Jan 2013 12:00:00


Novell SUSE 2013:7264 audit-18 recommended update for SLE 11 SP2 i586

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24 Jan 2013 12:00:00



The set of tools for Kernel Auditing (audit) has been updated to version 1.8. The update brings many fixes and enhancements, including: * Add definitions for crypto events * Add tcp_wrappers configuration option to auditd * Add interpretations for epoll_ctl, lseek, and sigaction to libauparse * Add aulast, a program that prints a list of the last logged in users * Add system boot, shutdown, and run level change events * Add max_restarts to audispd.conf to limit plugin restarts * Add new kernel capability event record types * Add support in ausearch and aureport for TTY data * Add new aureport option for TTY keystroke report * Interpret TTY audit data in auparse * Allow aulastlog to read input from standard input * Allow ausearch and aureport to specify multiple node names * Allow auditd log rotation via SIGUSR1 when NOLOG log format option is enabled * Allow the keyword "any" for local_port in audisp-remote * Send AUDIT_RMW_TYPE_ENDING messages to clients when auditd shuts down * Fix ausearch and aureport to handle out of order events * Fix problem with negative UIDs in audit rules on 32bit systems * Fix bug interpreting i386 logs on x86_64 machines * Fix uninitialized variable in aureport that could cause a segmentation fault * Improve performance of ausearch and aureport. The format of messages printed by the tools or logs generated might have changed to improve readability or include more information. For a comprehensive list of changes please refer to the package change log.

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