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Ubuntu 4136-1: wpa_supplicant and hostapd vulnerability

Wednesday 18th of September 2019 10:01:27 AM
wpa_supplicant could be made to be disconnected and require reconnection to the network if it received a specially crafted management frame.

SUSE: 2019:2395-1 moderate: openldap2

Wednesday 18th of September 2019 08:11:01 AM
An update that solves three vulnerabilities and has two fixes is now available.

Ubuntu 4135-2: Linux kernel vulnerabilities

Wednesday 18th of September 2019 06:31:05 AM
Several security issues were fixed in the Linux kernel.

Ubuntu 4135-1: Linux kernel vulnerabilities

Wednesday 18th of September 2019 06:30:53 AM
Several security issues were fixed in the Linux kernel.

Fedora 30: curl FEDORA-2019-9e6357d82f

Tuesday 17th of September 2019 08:56:35 PM
- double free due to subsequent call of realloc() (CVE-2019-5481) - fix heap buffer overflow in function tftp_receive_packet() (CVE-2019-5482)

openSUSE: 2019:2149-1: important: curl

Tuesday 17th of September 2019 08:10:33 PM
An update that fixes two vulnerabilities is now available.

Fedora 31: jackson-core FEDORA-2019-99ff6aa32c

Tuesday 17th of September 2019 08:07:22 PM
- Update jackson-databind to version 2.9.9.3. - Update jackson-core to version 2.9.9. - Update jackson-annotations to version 2.9.9. - Update jackson-bom to version 2.9.9. Resolves CVE-2019-12086, CVE-2019-12384, CVE-2019-12814, CVE-2019-14379, and CVE-14439.

Fedora 31: jackson-bom FEDORA-2019-99ff6aa32c

Tuesday 17th of September 2019 08:07:22 PM
- Update jackson-databind to version 2.9.9.3. - Update jackson-core to version 2.9.9. - Update jackson-annotations to version 2.9.9. - Update jackson-bom to version 2.9.9. Resolves CVE-2019-12086, CVE-2019-12384, CVE-2019-12814, CVE-2019-14379, and CVE-14439.

Fedora 31: jackson-databind FEDORA-2019-99ff6aa32c

Tuesday 17th of September 2019 08:07:22 PM
- Update jackson-databind to version 2.9.9.3. - Update jackson-core to version 2.9.9. - Update jackson-annotations to version 2.9.9. - Update jackson-bom to version 2.9.9. Resolves CVE-2019-12086, CVE-2019-12384, CVE-2019-12814, CVE-2019-14379, and CVE-14439.

Fedora 31: jackson-annotations FEDORA-2019-99ff6aa32c

Tuesday 17th of September 2019 08:07:21 PM
- Update jackson-databind to version 2.9.9.3. - Update jackson-core to version 2.9.9. - Update jackson-annotations to version 2.9.9. - Update jackson-bom to version 2.9.9. Resolves CVE-2019-12086, CVE-2019-12384, CVE-2019-12814, CVE-2019-14379, and CVE-14439.

Fedora 31: miniupnpd FEDORA-2019-0a26e06dd5

Tuesday 17th of September 2019 08:07:19 PM
Security patches.

Fedora 31: ibus FEDORA-2019-c10700afdc

Tuesday 17th of September 2019 08:07:07 PM
Security fix for CVE-2019-14822

Fedora 31: dino FEDORA-2019-2555c77f63

Tuesday 17th of September 2019 08:06:42 PM
Update dino to [a96c8014](https://github.com/dino/dino/compare/016ab2c1...a96c8014), which addresses three CVEs. CVE-2019-16235 check the source of message carbons. https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-16235 Fixed in

Fedora 31: nbdkit FEDORA-2019-a75665981b

Tuesday 17th of September 2019 08:06:41 PM
New upstream version 1.14.1. Fixes Denial of Service / Amplication Attack: https://www.redhat.com/archives/libguestfs/2019-September/msg00084.html

Fedora 31: ceph FEDORA-2019-5e54d5e6e9

Tuesday 17th of September 2019 08:05:54 PM
ceph 14.2.3 GA

Fedora 31: libgcrypt FEDORA-2019-6c96156c32

Tuesday 17th of September 2019 08:05:53 PM
Minor bug and security fix release 1.8.5.

CentOS: CESA-2019-2736: Important CentOS 6 kernel

Tuesday 17th of September 2019 06:02:45 PM
Upstream details at : https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:2736

CentOS: CESA-2019-2694: Critical CentOS 6 firefox

Tuesday 17th of September 2019 05:47:04 PM
Upstream details at : https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:2694

SUSE: 2019:14173-1 important: MozillaFirefox, firefox-glib2, firefox-gtk3

Tuesday 17th of September 2019 05:18:40 PM
An update that fixes 8 vulnerabilities is now available.

SUSE: 2019:2391-1 moderate: python-urllib3

Tuesday 17th of September 2019 05:17:49 PM
An update that fixes three vulnerabilities is now available.

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