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Bug 670023 - collectd network plugin not built to use authentication
collectd network plugin not built to use authentication
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: collectd (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
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Assigned To: Richard W.M. Jones
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2011-01-16 14:02 EST by Joel Uckelman
Modified: 2011-01-26 06:22 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: collectd-4.10.2-1.fc15
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2011-01-26 06:22:16 EST
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Description Joel Uckelman 2011-01-16 14:02:06 EST
Description of problem:

According to the man page for collectd.conf, the collectd network plugin must be linked with libgcrypt in order to use authentication. Not using authentication is a potential security hole, but Fedora's collectd package is built without this.

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. ldd /usr/lib64/collectd/ | grep libgcrypt
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Expected results:

libgcrypt should show up.

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