Linode Security Digest January 21 – 28, 2023
We discuss how Sudoedit can edit arbitrary files, Drupal and Git security advisories, and a denial of service vulnerability in HAProxy.
Additional IP addresses
If you purchase additional IP addresses for your Linode, you must reboot your machine before the IP addresses will function correctly. Also, remember that the first IP address is used when your DHCP client requests network info. This can cause problems if your IP was 220.127.116.11 and now you’ve added 18.104.22.168 because when sorted, the […]
Fix for sendmail for Red Hat 9.0 (small) Distro
The Red Hat 9.0 (Small) distro has been updated to contain a fix for sm-client, part of sendmail, failing to start. If you’re using the RH9 small distro and see this when starting sendmail: Starting sendmail: [ OK ] Starting sm-client: No local mailer defined QueueDirectory (Q) option must be set or this in your […]
Linode.com Grand Opening Special
Welcome to Linode.com. Linode.com has been in development for over 7 months. We’re proud to announce that we’re taking orders as of today, June 16th, 2003. If you have any questions or comments, please post them in the “Pre-sales Questions and Answers” or email firstname.lastname@example.org. -Chris