[Mageia-sysadm] Question about Sympa
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Tue Nov 9 15:56:43 CET 2010
'Twas brillig, and Olivier Thauvin at 09/11/10 00:41 did gyre and gimble:
> * Dexter Morgan (dmorganec at gmail.com) wrote:
>> in alamut we have sympa 6.0.2, the last version is 6.1.x and contains
>> in its changelog "WE STRONGLY SUGGEST YOU TO UPGRADE ANY PREVIOUS
>> VERSION TO 6.1.1"
>> There is a lot of changes and they looks interesting (
>> http://www.sympa.org/distribution/latest-stable/NEWS ).
>> What do you think about this ? do we only update our sympa to last
>> 6.0.x version or do we switch to sympa 6.1.x ?
> I don't have a rule that work all the time about this.
> The main question is "what would we update and what is the cost ?".
> By cost understand: the time to backport it, the problem this new
> version can cause and will we be affected by potentials bug fixed by
> this version.
> In doubt, do nothing, it will still be time to upgrade later.
So those CSS, CSRF, brute force and DoS attack vectors the changelog
mentions are nothing to worry about then?
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