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Ubuntu: 2576-2: usb-creator vulnerability

Thursday 23rd of April 2015 10:13:00 AM
LinuxSecurity.com: usb-creator could be tricked into running programs as an administrator.

Fedora 22 ntp-4.2.6p5-30.fc22

Wednesday 22nd of April 2015 06:57:00 PM
LinuxSecurity.com: Security fix for CVE-2015-1799, CVE-2015-1798, #1210324

Fedora 20 ntp-4.2.6p5-22.fc20

Wednesday 22nd of April 2015 06:56:00 PM
LinuxSecurity.com: Security fix for CVE-2015-1799, CVE-2015-1798, #1210324

Fedora 22 realmd-0.16.0-1.fc22

Wednesday 22nd of April 2015 06:56:00 PM
LinuxSecurity.com: Updated to upstream 0.16.0Fix issue introduced by a samba subpackage split resulting in realmd failing to join Active Directory domains.

Fedora 21 kernel-3.19.4-200.fc21

Wednesday 22nd of April 2015 06:55:00 PM
LinuxSecurity.com: The 3.19.4 stable release contains a number of important fixes across the tree.

Fedora 21 chrony-1.31.1-1.fc21

Wednesday 22nd of April 2015 06:54:00 PM
LinuxSecurity.com: Security fix for CVE-2015-1853, CVE-2015-1821, CVE-2015-1822

Fedora 22 gnupg2-2.1.2-2.fc22

Wednesday 22nd of April 2015 06:54:00 PM
LinuxSecurity.com: Updated package from upstream fixing minor security issues.

Fedora 21 java-1.8.0-openjdk-1.8.0.45-31.b13.fc21

Wednesday 22nd of April 2015 06:53:00 PM
LinuxSecurity.com: Updated to security update u45

Fedora 22 php-5.6.8-1.fc22

Wednesday 22nd of April 2015 06:53:00 PM
LinuxSecurity.com: 16 Apr 2015, **PHP 5.6.8**Core:* Fixed bug #66609 (php crashes with __get() and ++ operator in some cases). (Dmitry, Laruence)* Fixed bug #68021 (get_browser() browser_name_regex returns non-utf-8 characters). (Tjerk)* Fixed bug #68917 (parse_url fails on some partial urls). (Wei Dai)* Fixed bug #69134 (Per Directory Values overrides PHP_INI_SYSTEM configuration options). (Anatol Belski)* Additional fix for bug #69152 (Type confusion vulnerability in exception::getTraceAsString). (Stas)* Fixed bug #69210 (serialize function return corrupted data when sleep has non-string values). (Juan Basso)* Fixed bug #69212 (Leaking VIA_HANDLER func when exception thrown in __call/... arg passing). (Nikita)* Fixed bug #69221 (Segmentation fault when using a generator in combination with an Iterator). (Nikita)* Fixed bug #69337 (php_stream_url_wrap_http_ex() type-confusion vulnerability). (Stas)* Fixed bug #69353 (Missing null byte checks for paths in various PHP extensions). (Stas)Apache2handler:* Fixed bug #69218 (potential remote code execution with apache 2.4 apache2handler). (Gerrit Venema)cURL:* Implemented FR#69278 (HTTP2 support). (Masaki Kagaya)* Fixed bug #68739 (Missing break / control flow). (Laruence)* Fixed bug #69316 (Use-after-free in php_curl related to CURLOPT_FILE/_INFILE/_WRITEHEADER). (Laruence)Date:* Fixed bug #69336 (Issues with "last day of "). (Derick Rethans)Enchant:* Fixed bug #65406 (Enchant broker plugins are in the wrong place in windows builds). (Anatol)Ereg:* Fixed bug #68740 (NULL Pointer Dereference). (Laruence)Fileinfo:* Fixed bug #68819 (Fileinfo on specific file causes spurious OOM and/or segfault). (Anatol Belski)Filter:* Fixed bug #69202: (FILTER_FLAG_STRIP_BACKTICK ignored unless other flags are used). (Jeff Welch)* Fixed bug #69203 (FILTER_FLAG_STRIP_HIGH doesn't strip ASCII 127). (Jeff Welch)OPCache:* Fixed bug #69297 (function_exists strange behavior with OPCache on disabled function). (Laruence)* Fixed bug #69281 (opcache_is_script_cached no longer works). (danack)* Fixed bug #68677 (Use After Free). (CVE-2015-1351) (Laruence)OpenSSL* Fixed bugs #68853, #65137 (Buffered crypto stream data breaks IO polling in stream_select() contexts) (Chris Wright)* Fixed bug #69197 (openssl_pkcs7_sign handles default value incorrectly) (Daniel Lowrey)* Fixed bug #69215 (Crypto servers should send client CA list) (Daniel Lowrey)* Add a check for RAND_egd to allow compiling against LibreSSL (Leigh)Phar:* Fixed bug #64343 (PharData::extractTo fails for tarball created by BSD tar). (Mike)* Fixed bug #64931 (phar_add_file is too restrictive on filename). (Mike)* Fixed bug #65467 (Call to undefined method cli_arg_typ_string). (Mike)* Fixed bug #67761 (Phar::mapPhar fails for Phars inside a path containing ".tar"). (Mike)* Fixed bug #69324 (Buffer Over-read in unserialize when parsing Phar). (Stas)* Fixed bug #69441 (Buffer Overflow when parsing tar/zip/phar in phar_set_inode). (Stas)Postgres:* Fixed bug #68741 (Null pointer dereference). (CVE-2015-1352) (Laruence)SPL:* Fixed bug #69227 (Use after free in zval_scan caused by spl_object_storage_get_gc). (adam dot scarr at 99designs dot com)SOAP:* Fixed bug #69293 (NEW segfault when using SoapClient::__setSoapHeader (bisected, regression)). (Laruence)Sqlite3:* Fixed bug #68760 (SQLITE segfaults if custom collator throws an exception). (Dan Ackroyd)* Fixed bug #69287 (Upgrade bundled libsqlite to 3.8.8.3). (Anatol)* Fixed bug #66550 (SQLite prepared statement use-after-free). (Sean Heelan)

Fedora 22 java-1.8.0-openjdk-1.8.0.45-31.b13.fc22

Wednesday 22nd of April 2015 06:52:00 PM
LinuxSecurity.com: Updated to security update u45

Fedora 22 krb5-1.13.1-2.fc22

Wednesday 22nd of April 2015 06:51:00 PM
LinuxSecurity.com: Security fix for CVE-2014-5353(this was fixed in an older build but the announcement was lost)

Fedora 20 java-1.7.0-openjdk-1.7.0.79-2.5.5.0.fc20

Wednesday 22nd of April 2015 06:50:00 PM
LinuxSecurity.com: Updated to security icedtea-forest7 2.5.5

Fedora 20 kernel-3.19.4-100.fc20

Wednesday 22nd of April 2015 06:48:00 PM
LinuxSecurity.com: The 3.19.4 stable release contains a number of important fixes across the tree.

Fedora 22 powerpc-utils-python-1.2.1-7.fc22

Tuesday 21st of April 2015 03:33:00 PM
LinuxSecurity.com: * Fixing arbitrary code execution

Fedora 22 mediawiki-1.24.2-1.fc22

Tuesday 21st of April 2015 03:31:00 PM
LinuxSecurity.com: Changes since 1.24.1* (bug T85848, bug T71210) SECURITY: Don't parse XMP blocks that contain XML entities, to prevent various DoS attacks.* (bug T85848) SECURITY: Don't allow directly calling Xml::isWellFormed, to reduce likelihood of DoS.* (bug T88310) SECURITY: Always expand xml entities when checking SVG's.* (bug T73394) SECURITY: Escape > in Html::expandAttributes to prevent XSS.* (bug T85855) SECURITY: Don't execute another user's CSS or JS on preview.* (bug T64685) SECURITY: Allow setting maximal password length to prevent DoS when using PBKDF2.* (bug T85349, bug T85850, bug T86711) SECURITY: Multiple issues fixed in SVG filtering to prevent XSS and protect viewer's privacy.* Fix case of SpecialAllPages/SpecialAllMessages in SpecialPageFactory to fix loading these special pages when $wgAutoloadAttemptLowercase is false.* (bug T70087) Fix Special:ActiveUsers page for installations using PostgreSQL.* (bug T76254) Fix deleting of pages with PostgreSQL. Requires a schema change and running update.php to fix.

Fedora 21 ceph-deploy-1.5.23-1.fc21

Tuesday 21st of April 2015 03:30:00 PM
LinuxSecurity.com: Update to ceph-deploy 1.5.23. This fixes CVE-2015-3010 (keyring permissions are world readable in ~ceph). See [upstream changelog](http://ceph.com/ceph-deploy/docs/changelog.html) for detailed changes.

Fedora 21 libzip-0.11.2-5.fc21

Tuesday 21st of April 2015 03:29:00 PM
LinuxSecurity.com: CVE-2015-2331: integer overflow when processing ZIP archives (#1204676,#1204677)

Fedora 22 postgis-2.1.7-1.fc22

Tuesday 21st of April 2015 03:27:00 PM
LinuxSecurity.com: Update to latest release, which includes security fixes.Update to 2.1.6, per changes described at:http://postgis.net/2015/03/20/postgis-2.1.6enable json-c for postigs, but disable it for upgrade partRebuild for Proj 4.9.1

Fedora 22 jnr-posix-3.0.9-3.fc22

Tuesday 21st of April 2015 03:26:00 PM
LinuxSecurity.com: Security fix for CVE-2013-1752 and update to latest upstream release of jython.

Fedora 22 jline-2.12.1-1.fc22

Tuesday 21st of April 2015 03:26:00 PM
LinuxSecurity.com: Security fix for CVE-2013-1752 and update to latest upstream release of jython.

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