View Full Version : New: tripwire-2.3.1-18.fdr.3.1 (FC1, testing)

6th December 2003, 09:01 PM
Name: tripwire
Version: 2.3.1
Release: 18.fdr.3.1
License: GPL
URL: http://www.tripwire.org/

Tripwire is a very valuable security tool for Linux systems, if it is
installed to a clean system. Tripwire should be installed right after
the OS installation, and before you have connected your system to a
network (before any possibility exists that someone could alter
files on your system).

When Tripwire is initially set up, it creates a database that records
certain file information. Then when it is run, it compares a
designated set of files and directories to the information stored in
the database. Added or deleted files are flagged and reported, as are
any files that have changed from their previously recorded state in
the database. When Tripwire is run against system files on a regular
basis, any file changes will be spotted when Tripwire is run.
Tripwire will report the changes, which will give system
administrators a clue that they need to enact damage control measures
immediately if certain files have been altered.

After installing this package, run /etc/tripwire/twinstall.sh to
generate cryptographic keys and run tripwire --init to initialize the

* Fri Nov 28 2003 Keith G. Robertson-Turner
<tripwire-devel@genesis-x.nildram.co.uk> 0:2.3.1-18.fdr.3

- Thanks to Michael Schwendt for really cleaning up the Spec file
- The remaining parts of the original tripwire-2.3.1-gcc3.patch have now
been implemented
- Debuginfo fully builds now

* Thu Nov 27 2003 Keith G. Robertson-Turner
<tripwire-devel@genesis-x.nildram.co.uk> 0:2.3.1-18.fdr.2

- Removed version specific grep dependency, since grep >= 2.3 is common
- Added openssl-devel and autoconf to build dependencies
- The tripwire-jbj.patch is now confirmed to be merged with
- Added RPM optimization flags option, disabled by default since it
breaks the code
- Fixed file permissions of packaged files

* Wed Nov 26 2003 Keith G. Robertson-Turner
<tripwire-devel@genesis-x.nildram.co.uk> 0:2.3.1-18.fdr.1

- Implemented Paul Herman's tw-20030919.patch
- Removed the fhs gcc3 and jbj patches, which are now broken/obsoleted
by the above
- Both the mkstemp and rfc822 patches are still implemented
- Build uses autoconf for now
- Spec file given complete overhaul for stricter compliance. Still more
to do

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