Security audit of xinetd and resulting fixes.
Solar Designer has performed an extensive audit of xinetd, looking for certain
types of security vulnerabilities. So many problems were found in the code
that the resulting patch weighed in at over 100KB. This patch was only fully
merged as of xinetd 2.3.3. See
the September 6, 2001 LWN security page for the initial report.
This week's updates: