Patch  oval:com.redhat.rhba:def:20070026
RHBA-2007:0026: htdig bug fix update  

The htdig system is a complete world wide web indexing and searching system for a small domain or intranet. This system is not meant to replace the need for powerful internet-wide search systems like Lycos, Infoseek, Webcrawler and AltaVista. Instead it is meant to cover the search needs for a single company, campus, or even a particular sub section of a web site. As opposed to some WAIS-based or web-server based search engines, htdig can span several web servers at a site. The type of these different web servers doesn't matter as long as they understand the HTTP 1.0 protocol. htdig is also used by KDE to search KDE's HTML documentation.
Bugs fixed in this update include:
* rundig script (/usr/bin/rundig) missed "$opts" on two calls to htfuzzy.
* htfuzzy segfaulted when database is empty.
* htdig was unable to open empty database on 64bits.
* htdig showed full path to configuration file when accessed from the web.
Users should upgrade to this updated package, which resolves these issues.
Create Date: 2007-06-07 Last Update Date: 2007-06-07

Affected Platforms/Products

Affected Products (CPE + CVE references)
  • cpe://redhat:enterprise_linux:3
Platforms: unix (from OVAL definitions)
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3



The patch should be installed
IF : All of the following are true
IF : htdig is signed with Red Hat master key
Linux : RPM Test :  htdig is signed with Red Hat master key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
signature_keyid equals 219180cddb42a60e
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : htdig is earlier than 2:3.1.6-7.el3
Linux : RPM Test :  htdig is earlier than 2:3.1.6-7.el3 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
RPM Version less than 2:3.1.6-7.el3 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 is installed
Linux : RPM Test :  redhat-release is version 3 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : RPM Package 
version pattern match ^3[^[:digit:]]
linux : rpminfo_state 

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