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MIT Kerberos V5 R1.0.2 is released
From: aleph1 () DFW NET (Aleph One)
Date: Sun, 2 Nov 1997 10:16:58 -0600


From: tlyu () MIT EDU (Tom Yu)
Date: Sat, 1 Nov 1997 17:33:42 -0800
Message-ID: <199711020114.UAA02708 () tesla-coil MIT EDU>
Newsgroups: comp.protocols.kerberos


The MIT Kerberos Team is proud to announce the availability of MIT
Kerberos V5 Release 1.0.2.  This release is a bug-fix release only;
there are no feature enhancements over the 1.0 patchlevel 1 release.
The following bugs were fixed:

* A bug in the gssapi-rpc library that prevents an rpc server from
handling more than two simultaneous connections

* A potential security vulnerability in telnetd that may allow a
remote user to gain root privileges on systems with a broken tgetent()
library function

Getting Kerberos V5 1.0.2
=========================

The simplest way to get the new patchlevel 1 release is via the Web.
Use the following URL:

        http://web.mit.edu/network/kerberos-form.html

Alternatively, you may retrieve the release using FTP:

        FTP to athena-dist.mit.edu, in /pub/kerberos.  Get the file
        README.KRB5-1.0.2.  It will contain instructions on how to
        obtain the 1.0.2 release.

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Tom Yu
MIT Information Systems/Kerberos Development Team



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