Does 'up2date -u' make Bugtraq reading unnecessary?
Steve M Bibayoff
smb23 at csufresno.edu
Wed Nov 13 10:43:21 PST 2002
seberino at spawar.navy.mil wrote:
> I subscribe to Bugtraq and find it unbearable
> to keep up with it... let alone Cert and Sans
> mailing lists.....
I find that filtering on only stuff I know I have
installed makes it a little more bearable. YMMV.
> Daily "up2date -u" looks like it it keeps everything
> secure so I wonder if I need to follow all these
> mailing lists anymore.
Once in a while redhat(and other distros too) don't
release an update till weeks/months later in which a
simple config change would close the hole. Take w/ a
grain of salt.
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