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Mandriva: 2014:141: java-1.7.0-openjdk

Tuesday 29th of July 2014 01:46:00 PM Updated java-1.7.0-openjdk packages fix security vulnerabilities: It was discovered that the Hotspot component in OpenJDK did not properly verify bytecode from the class files. An untrusted Java application or applet could possibly use these flaws to bypass Java [More...]

Red Hat: 2014:0981-01: kernel: Important Advisory

Tuesday 29th of July 2014 12:12:00 PM Updated kernel packages that fix multiple security issues, several bugs, and add one enhancement are now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6. The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having [More...]

Mandriva: 2014:140: owncloud

Tuesday 29th of July 2014 12:03:00 PM Updated owncloud package fixes security vulnerability: Owncloud versions 5.0.17 and 6.0.4 fix an unspecified security vulnerability, as well as many other bugs. [More...]

Mandriva: 2014:139: nss

Tuesday 29th of July 2014 09:36:00 AM A vulnerability has been found and corrected in mozilla NSS: Use-after-free vulnerability in the CERT_DestroyCertificate function in in Mozilla Network Security Services (NSS) 3.x, as used in Firefox before 31.0, Firefox ESR 24.x before 24.7, and Thunderbird [More...]

Debian: 2992-1: linux: Summary

Tuesday 29th of July 2014 02:42:00 AM Security Report Summary

Red Hat: 2014:0949-01: kernel: Important Advisory

Monday 28th of July 2014 12:47:00 PM Updated kernel packages that fix one security issue are now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.2 Advanced Update Support. The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having [More...]

Gentoo: 201407-05 OpenSSL: Multiple vulnerabilities

Sunday 27th of July 2014 06:46:00 PM Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in OpenSSL, possibly allowing remote attackers to execute arbitrary code.

Debian: 2991-1: modsecurity-apache: Summary

Sunday 27th of July 2014 01:54:00 PM Security Report Summary

Debian: 2990-1: cups: Summary

Sunday 27th of July 2014 10:19:00 AM Security Report Summary

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