Category Archives: Linux security

Fedora 28: python2-django1.11 Security Update

- CVE-2019-3498: Content spoofing possibility in the default 404 page - CVE-2019-6975: Memory exhaustion in django.utils.numberformat.format() - Fixed a race condition in QuerySet.update_or_create() that could result in data loss - geo: Prevented repetitive calls to geos_version_tuple() in the WKBWriter class

SciLinux: Critical: firefox on SL7.x x86_64

This update upgrades Firefox to version 60.6.0 ESR. * Mozilla: Memory safety bugs fixed in Firefox 66 and Firefox ESR 60.6 (CVE-2019-9788) * Mozilla: Use-after-free when removing in-use DOM elements (CVE-2019-9790) * Mozilla: Type inference is incorrect for constructors entered through on-stack replacement with IonMonkey (CVE-2019-9791) * Mozilla: IonMonkey leaks JS_OPTIMIZED_OUT magic value [More...]

RedHat: RHSA-2019-0623:01 Critical: firefox security update

An update for firefox is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6. Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact of Critical. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability from

RedHat: RHSA-2019-0622:01 Critical: firefox security update

An update for firefox is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7. Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact of Critical. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability from

Libssh Releases Update to Patch 9 New Security Vulnerabilities

Libssh2, a popular open source client-side C library implementing the SSHv2 protocol, has released the latest version of its software to patch a total of nine security vulnerabilities. The Libssh2 library is available for all major distributors of the Linux operating systems, including Ubuntu, Red Hat, Debian, and also comes bundled within some distributions and software as a default library

RedHat: RHSA-2019-0600:01 Moderate: CloudForms 4.6.9 security,

An update is now available for CloudForms Management Engine 5.9. Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact of Moderate. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability from

RedHat: RHSA-2019-0597:01 Moderate: cloud-init security update

An update for cloud-init is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7. Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact of Moderate. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability from

RedHat: RHSA-2019-0580:01 Low: openstack-ceilometer security and bug fix

An update for openstack-ceilometer is now available for Red Hat OpenStack Platform 14.0 (Rocky). Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact of Low. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which

ONS Evolution: Cloud, Edge, and Technical Content for Carriers and Enterprise

The first Open Networking Summit was held in October 2011 at Stanford University and described as a premier event about OpenFlow and Software-Defined Networking (SDN)". Here we are seven and half years later and I'm constantly amazed at both how far we've come since then, and at how quickly a traditionally slow-moving industry like telecommunications is embracing change and innovation powered by open source.

Fedora 29: php Security Update

**PHP version 7.2.16** (07 Mar 2019) **Core:** * Fixed bug php#77589 (Core dump using parse_ini_string with numeric sections). (Laruence) * Fixed bug php#77630 (rename() across the device may allow unwanted access during processing). (Stas) **EXIF:** * Fixed bug php#77509 (Uninitialized read in exif_process_IFD_in_TIFF). (Stas) * Fixed bug php#77540 (Invalid Read on

SciLinux: Important: kernel on SL7.x x86_64

kernel: Memory corruption due to incorrect socket cloning (CVE-2018-9568) * kernel: Unprivileged users able to inspect kernel stacks of arbitrary tasks (CVE-2018-17972) * kernel: Faulty computation of numberic bounds in the BPF verifier (CVE-2018-18445) Bug Fix(es) and Enhancement(s): * kernel fuse invalidates cached attributes during reads * [NetApp-FC-NVMe] SL7.6: nvme reset gets hung i [More...]

Fedora 28: php Security Update

**PHP version 7.2.16** (07 Mar 2019) **Core:** * Fixed bug php#77589 (Core dump using parse_ini_string with numeric sections). (Laruence) * Fixed bug php#77630 (rename() across the device may allow unwanted access during processing). (Stas) **EXIF:** * Fixed bug php#77509 (Uninitialized read in exif_process_IFD_in_TIFF). (Stas) * Fixed bug php#77540 (Invalid Read on

Mageia 2019-0108: gnupg2 security update

GnuPG version 2.1.12 - 2.2.11 contains a Cross ite Request Forgery (CSRF) vulnerability in dirmngr that can result in Attacker controlled CSRF, Information Disclosure, DoS. This attack appear to be exploitable via Victim must perform a WKD request, e.g. enter an email address in the composer window of Thunderbird/Enigmail. This vulnerability appears to

Why Your Current Approach to Email Security May Not Be Enough

Is your solution doing enough to protect your users? This article helps you to decide.
These days, the words spam email" and "data breach" are commonplace. With an estimated 3.8 billion email users worldwide (Radicati Group), it is no surprise that scammers and cyber criminals frequently utilize email as a vector to carry out their attacks. Most email users are aware of this exploitation, and many have taken what they believe are the necessary measures to secure their email accounts.