Gentoo Archives: gentoo-security

From: Ryan Voots <simcop2387@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-security@g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-security] MD5 mismatch for XFree86 patch
Date: Fri, 05 Dec 2003 00:54:15
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-security] MD5 mismatch for XFree86 patch by Anuradha Ratnaweera
On Fri, 05 Dec 2003 12:31:42 +0600
"Anuradha Ratnaweera" <ARatnaweera@×××××××.com>  Add to Address Book wrote:

> On Fri, 2003-12-05 at 11:46, Ryan Voots wrote: > > > > > > I tried to emerge gaim, and there was a MD5 mismatch for XFree86 > > > patches. Wondering if it has got to do with the compromise. > > > > while its possible, i dont know if the server also hosted things regarding distributing files, AFAIK no rsync server does file hosting also > > Was a bit paranoid, if the intruder may have changed both MD5 sum on the > rsync server (are they there, at first place?) _and_ the source tarball > on the other site,
the MD5's are sent with the portage tree AFAIK, if you are concered about that, make sure you do an emerge sync *the affected server is out of rotation now i believe* -----BEGIN GEEK CODE BLOCK---- Version: 3.1 GCS/CM/E/M/S/O d--(-) s:+>:- a--->-->->>+>++>+++$ C+++>++++$ UL++++>++++$ P+++>++++$ L++++>++++$ !E-? W++>++$>+++$ N++>* !o? !K? w--->---$ O-- M-@ !V--? PS+++(++(+((-)))) PE Y+(++)@ PGP+++(++) t+++>+++$ 5--(-)@ X++@>+++@ R+(++)@ tv+++@>++@ b+>++ DI++++ D+++@ G+++>++++ e>+$>++$>+++$>++++$>+++++$ h+>++ r*(--(++))@ !y+>-->->+++@ -----END GEEK CODE BLOCK-----


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Re: [gentoo-security] MD5 mismatch for XFree86 patch Russell Adams <RLAdams@××××××××××××××.com>