Version 2.3.0 of the GeoClue geolocation service has been released. The most notable change in this update is support for sharing and accessing GPS devices over a network connection. A proof-of-concept implementation of this feature is available in the Geoclue Share app for Android, which lets users relay GPS data from their device to a GNOME desktop system. Other new features include support for digital compasses and updated documentation.
Version 1.3 of the Rust language has been released. The announcement listed API stabilization and increased performance work as the most notable changes. Specifically, there is a new substring-matching algorithm, a faster zero-filling method for initializing and resizing vectors, and speed-ups to the Read::read_to_end function. The release notes provide more detail. Also new in this release is the first edition of a new Rust programming guide, the Rustinomicon.
Fedora has updated vorbis-tools (F22: denial of service).
Mageia has updated ganglia-web (M4, M5: authentication bypass).
openSUSE has updated spice (13.2: code execution).
Red Hat has updated rubygem-openshift-origin-console (RHOSE2.2: code execution).
Debian's decision to move to systemd as the default init system was a famously contentious (and rather public) debate. Once all the chaos regarding the decision itself had died down, however, it was left to project members to implement the change. At DebConf 2015 in Heidelberg, Martin Pitt and Michael Biebl gave a down-to-earth talk about how that implementation work had gone and what was still ahead.
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CentOS has updated kernel (C7: multiple vulnerabilities).
Debian has updated icu (denial of service).