Fedora intrusion update, 2008-09-19 UTC 0230

Paul W. Frields stickster at gmail.com
Fri Sep 19 00:41:29 UTC 2008

Work on the Fedora infrastructure has returned to normal at this point.
Updates are once again available for Fedora 8 and Fedora 9, our current
releases, using the new package signing key we've implemented.  To read
more about the new package signing key, refer to:


In addition, Rawhide has returned to service, as well as our other
services such as Fedora Hosted.

As always, our team of system administrators makes incremental
improvements constantly.  Sometimes these improvements involve temporary
outages, and such outages may occur in the future as part of normal
operations.  At this time, however, we believe Fedora's recovery efforts
are complete.  To reiterate our previous statement, we have not found
any security vulnerabilities in any Fedora software as a result of our

The security investigation into the intrusion is still in progress.
When that investigation is completed, the Fedora Project's intention is
to publish a more detailed report on the matter.

We will issue further updates as more information becomes available.

Paul W. Frields
  gpg fingerprint: 3DA6 A0AC 6D58 FEC4 0233  5906 ACDB C937 BD11 3717
  http://paul.frields.org/   -  -   http://pfrields.fedorapeople.org/
  irc.freenode.net: stickster @ #fedora-docs, #fedora-devel, #fredlug
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: signature.asc
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 189 bytes
Desc: This is a digitally signed message part
URL: <http://listman.redhat.com/archives/fedora-announce-list/attachments/20080918/f38063bf/attachment.sig>

More information about the fedora-announce-list mailing list