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Red Hat autofs "/net" Privilege Escalation Vulnerability Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, December 12 2007 @ 03:51 PM EST
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A vulnerability has been reported in Red Hat Enterprise Linux, which can be exploited by malicious, local users to gain escalated privileges.

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Debian update for kdegraphics Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Thursday, November 22 2007 @ 02:01 PM EST
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Debian has issued an update for kdegraphics. This fixes a vulnerability, which can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a user's system.

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Debian update for cupsys Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Monday, November 19 2007 @ 04:02 PM EST
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Debian has issued an update for cupsys. This fixes a vulnerability, which can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a vulnerable system.

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Red Hat update for cups Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, October 31 2007 @ 04:08 PM EST
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Red Hat has issued an update for cups. This fixes a vulnerability, which can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a vulnerable system.

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Ubuntu update for debian-goodies Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Friday, October 05 2007 @ 04:03 PM EDT
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Ubuntu has issued an update for debian-goodies. This fixes a vulnerability, which can be exploited by malicious, local users to perform actions with escalated privileges.

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OpenOffice TIFF flaw affects Windows, Linux and Mac Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Tuesday, September 25 2007 @ 01:44 PM EDT
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Security experts have discovered TIFF-based buffer overflow vulnerabilities in OpenOffice, which could allow attackers to remotely execute code on Linux, Windows or Apple Mac-based computers.

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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory - NVIDIA drivers: Denial of Service Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, August 22 2007 @ 04:30 PM EDT
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A vulnerability has been discovered in the NVIDIA graphic drivers, allowing for a Denial of Service.

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Mozilla admits Firefox is flawed just like IE Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, July 25 2007 @ 11:57 AM EDT
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In a public mea culpa, Mozilla's chief security officer acknowledged Monday that Firefox includes the same flaw that the company called a "critical vulnerability" in Internet Explorer during a two-week ruckus over responsibility for a Windows zero-day bug.

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New Linux kernel 2.6.8 packages fix several vulnerabilities Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Sunday, June 17 2007 @ 04:15 AM EDT
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Several local and remote vulnerabilities have been discovered in the Linux kernel that may lead to a denial of service or the execution of arbitrary code.

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OpenOffice worm hits Mac, Linux and Windows Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Friday, June 08 2007 @ 07:35 PM EDT
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A new worm is being distributed within malicious OpenOffice documents. The worm can infect Windows, Linux, and Mac OS X systems. Be cautious when handling OpenOffice files from unknown sources.

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