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ffmpeg

[ MDVSA-2009:297-1 ] ffmpeg Posted by security on Dec 05 _______________________________________________________________________ Mandriva Linux Security Advisory MDVSA-2009:297-1 http://www.mandriva.com/security/ _______________________________________________________________________ Package : ffmpeg Date : December 5, 2009 Affected: 2008.0 _______________________________________________________________________ Problem Description: Vulnerabilities have been… URL: http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2009/Dec/133

/proc filesystem allows bypassing directory permissions on Linux

Bugtraq: Re: /proc filesystem allows bypassing directory permissions on Linux Re: /proc filesystem allows bypassing directory permissions on Linux URL: http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/507473

2910 (kernel)

CVE-2009-2910 (kernel) arch/x86/ia32/ia32entry.S in the Linux kernel before 2.6.31.4 on the x86_64 platform does not clear certain kernel registers before a return to user mode, which allows local users to read register values from an earlier process by switching an ia32 process to 64-bit mode. URL: http://web.nvd.nist.gov/view/vuln/detail?vulnId=CVE-2009-2910

1 kernel

rPSA-2009-0111-1 kernel Posted by rPath Update Announcements on Jul 24 rPath Security Advisory: 2009-0111-1 Published: 2009-07-24 Products:     rPath Appliance Platform Linux Service 1     rPath Appliance Platform Linux Service 2     rPath Linux 2 Rating: Severe Exposure Level Classification: … URL: http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2009/Jul/0381.html

Linux Kernel ‘tun_chr_pool()’ NULL Pointer Dereference Vulnerability

Vuln: Linux Kernel ‘tun_chr_pool()’ NULL Pointer Dereference Vulnerability Linux Kernel ‘tun_chr_pool()’ NULL Pointer Dereference Vulnerability URL: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35724

server

rPSA-2009-0091-1 cyrus-sasl cyrus-sasl-server Posted by rPath Update Announcements on May 27 rPath Security Advisory: 2009-0091-1 Published: 2009-05-27 Products:     rPath Appliance Platform Linux Service 1     rPath Appliance Platform Linux Service 2     rPath Linux 1     rPath Linux 2 Rating:… URL: http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2009/May/0250.html

User-assisted execution of arbitrary code

[ GLSA 200905-09 ] libsndfile: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code <!– Envelope-to: email@address Delivery-date: Wed, 27 May 2009 20:19:31 +0100 Received: from outgoing.securityfocus.com ([205.206.231.27] helo=outgoing3.securityfocus.com) by lt.network5.net with esmtp (Exim 4.43) id 1M9Oew-0006Yj-QS for email@address; Wed, 27 May 2009 20:19:30 +0100 Received: from lists2.securityfocus.com (lists2.securityfocus.com [205.206.231.20]) by outgoing3.securityfocus.com (Postfix) with QMQP id 9BD6F236FF8; Wed, 27 [...]

User-assisted execution of arbitrary code

[ GLSA 200905-09 ] libsndfile: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code Posted by Alex Legler on May 27 – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – Gentoo Linux [...]

Microsoft Removes Windows 7′s “Crippleware” 3 App Limit

Microsoft Removes Windows 7′s “Crippleware” 3 App Limit A reversal seemed highly likely from the moment Microsoft announced a 3 application limit in the Windows 7 Starter Edition OS planned for netbooks. You could practically hear the industry utter a collective boo even before the electronic ink was dry on that Microsoft decision. Credit Paul [...]

The Neverending ‘Year of Linux on the Desktop’ Debate

The Neverending ‘Year of Linux on the Desktop’ Debate Now that Memorial Day has come and gone, summer is unofficially here. What better way to celebrate than with another rousing “Year of Linux on the desktop” debate?! Sure enough — it may be an oldie, but it’s clearly a goodie, and in recent days, bloggers [...]

Router platform runs OpenWRT Linux

Router platform runs OpenWRT Linux Ubicom is shipping a OpenWRT Linux-based router platform and reference design using the company’s new Ubicom IP7100 Router Gateway Evaluation board. The Ubicom board incorporates its StreamEngine IP7100 series network RISC processor, and includes a gigabit WAN port and four gigabit LAN ports, says the company. Ubicom specializes in Linux-ready [...]

User-assisted execution of arbitrary code

[ GLSA 200905-02 ] Cscope: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code <!– Envelope-to: email@address Delivery-date: Mon, 25 May 2009 17:03:17 +0100 Received: from outgoing.securityfocus.com ([205.206.231.26] helo=outgoing2.securityfocus.com) by lt.network5.net with esmtp (Exim 4.43) id 1M8cdx-0000Fq-BQ for email@address; Mon, 25 May 2009 17:03:17 +0100 Received: from lists2.securityfocus.com (lists2.securityfocus.com [205.206.231.20]) by outgoing2.securityfocus.com (Postfix) with QMQP id 73F8314425B; Mon, 25 [...]

Denial of Service

[ GLSA 200905-06 ] acpid: Denial of Service <!– Envelope-to: email@address Delivery-date: Mon, 25 May 2009 15:50:18 +0100 Received: from outgoing.securityfocus.com ([205.206.231.26] helo=outgoing2.securityfocus.com) by lt.network5.net with esmtp (Exim 4.43) id 1M8bVK-0007Df-8n for email@address; Mon, 25 May 2009 15:50:18 +0100 Received: from lists2.securityfocus.com (lists2.securityfocus.com [205.206.231.20]) by outgoing2.securityfocus.com (Postfix) with QMQP id 99216144261; Mon, 25 May 2009 [...]

Denial of Service

[ GLSA 200905-06 ] acpid: Denial of Service Posted by Pierre-Yves Rofes on May 24 – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – Gentoo Linux Security Advisory [...]

Multiple vulnerabilities

[ GLSA 200905-05 ] FreeType: Multiple vulnerabilities Posted by Alex Legler on May 24 – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – Gentoo Linux Security Advisory GLSA [...]

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