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ANNOUNCE: Apache SpamAssassin 3.1.8 available!

 

 

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felicity at apache

Feb 14, 2007, 2:33 PM

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ANNOUNCE: Apache SpamAssassin 3.1.8 available!

Apache SpamAssassin 3.1.8 is now available! This is a maintenance and
security release of the 3.1.x branch. It is highly recommended that
people upgrade to this version.

Downloads are available from:
http://spamassassin.apache.org/downloads.cgi?update=200702131100

The release file will also be available via CPAN in the near future.

md5sum of archive files:
e8184a9a4ff11da5bd20b294cfeac7ac Mail-SpamAssassin-3.1.8.tar.bz2
20a3a6b651a89dcc70634715ca833996 Mail-SpamAssassin-3.1.8.tar.gz
c81ef93066e60353032c21991e3c9ae2 Mail-SpamAssassin-3.1.8.zip

sha1sum of archive files:
0d092c4de6e6df66f1d0fb0ca8589147ee4096cb Mail-SpamAssassin-3.1.8.tar.bz2
08f81f72d8a783887cf815dfc55ea38e3582b966 Mail-SpamAssassin-3.1.8.tar.gz
f172c47a896c3c78aacf21f2af99088bd53363d0 Mail-SpamAssassin-3.1.8.zip


The release files also have a .asc accompanying them. The file serves
as an external GPG signature for the given release file. The signing
key is available via the wwwkeys.pgp.net key server, as well as
http://spamassassin.apache.org/released/GPG-SIGNING-KEY

The key information is:

pub 1024D/265FA05B 2003-06-09 SpamAssassin Signing Key <release [at] spamassassin>
Key fingerprint = 26C9 00A4 6DD4 0CD5 AD24 F6D7 DEE0 1987 265F A05B

3.1.8 is a major bug-fix release, including a potential DoS. The major
highlights are:

- bug 5318: fix for CVE-2007-0451: possible DoS due to incredibly
long URIs found in the message content.
- bug 5240: disable perl module usage in update channels unless
--allowplugins is specified
- bug 5288: files with names starting/ending in whitespace weren't usable
- bug 5056: remove Text::Wrap related code due to upstream issues
- bug 5145: update spamassassin and sa-learn to better deal with STDIN
- bug 5140 and 5179: improvements and bug fixes related to DomainKeys
and DKIM support
- several updates for Received header parsing
- several documentation updates and random taint-variable related issues

A more detailed change log can be read here:

http://svn.apache.org/repos/asf/spamassassin/branches/3.1/Changes

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