That'll teach people to use SLC!
From: Testbed Support for GridPP member institutes
[mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Kostas Georgiou
Sent: 04 October 2006 11:49
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Subject: Re: ssh and locked accounts
On Wed, Oct 04, 2006 at 10:58:48AM +0100, Graeme Stewart wrote:
> A number of sites seem to have been hit by a bugfix(!) in ssh, which
> has been distributed in the current version of SLC. (There's a thread
> on rollout.)
> I don't think if affects vanilla SL yet, but it's clearly an accident
> waiting to happen. The fix is to change the password on all pool
> accounts to "*".
RHEL3/SL3/Centos3/any_proper_RHEL3_clone will not be affected by this
it's just Cern that broke openssh by upgrading to a different version.