[El-errata] ELSA-2015-1344 Moderate: Oracle Linux 6 autofs security and bug fix update

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Wed Jul 29 09:37:20 PDT 2015

Oracle Linux Security Advisory ELSA-2015-1344


The following updated rpms for Oracle Linux 6 have been uploaded to the 
Unbreakable Linux Network:




Description of changes:

- add autofs-5.0.5-lookup-mounts.patch [Orabug:12658280] (Bert Barbe)
   use tcp instead of udp

- bz1201195 - autofs: MAPFMT_DEFAULT is not macro in lookup_program.c
   - fix macro usage in lookup_program.c.
- Resolves: rhbz#1201195

- bz1124083 - Autofs stopped mounting /net/hostname/mounts after seeing 
   exports in the NFS server
   - fix use after free in patch to handle duplicate in multi mounts.
   - change log messages to try and make them more sensible.
- fix log entry for rev 5.0.5-111 below.
- Related: rhbz#1124083

- bz1153130 - autofs-5.0.5-109 with upgrade to RHEL 6.6 no longer recognizes
   +yp: in auto.master
   - fix fix master map type check.
- bz1156387 - autofs /net maps do not refresh list of shares exported on the
   NFS server
   - fix typo in update_hosts_mounts().
   - fix hosts map update on reload.
- bz1160446 - priv escalation via interpreter load path for program based
   automount maps
   - add a prefix to program map stdvars.
   - add config option to force use of program map stdvars.
- bz1175671 - automount segment fault in parse_sun.so for negative 
parser tests
   - fix incorrect check in parse_mount().
- bz1124083 - Autofs stopped mounting /net/hostname/mounts after seeing 
   exports in the NFS server
   - fix fix map entry duplicate offset detection (dependednt patch).
   - handle duplicates in multi mounts.
- Resolves: rhbz#1153130 rhbz#1156387 rhbz#1160446 rhbz#1175671 rhbz#1124083

- bz1163957 - Autofs unable to mount indirect after attempt to mount 
   - make negative cache update consistent for all lookup modules.
   - ensure negative cache isn't updated on remount.
   - dont add wildcard to negative cache.
- Resolves: rhbz#1163957

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