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Ubuntu: 978-2: Thunderbird regression  16 September 2010 
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
USN-978-1 fixed vulnerabilities in Thunderbird. Some users reportedstability problems under certain circumstances. This update fixes theproblem. [More...]
 
Ubuntu: 975-2: Firefox and Xulrunner regression  16 September 2010 
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
USN-975-1 fixed vulnerabilities in Firefox and Xulrunner. Some usersreported stability problems under certain circumstances. This update fixesthe problem. [More...]
 
Ubuntu: 978-1: Thunderbird vulnerabilities  08 September 2010 
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Several dangling pointer vulnerabilities were discovered in Thunderbird. Anattacker could exploit this to crash Thunderbird or possibly run arbitrarycode as the user invoking the program. (CVE-2010-2760, CVE-2010-2767,CVE-2010-3167) [More...]
 
Ubuntu: 975-1: Firefox and Xulrunner vulnerabilities  08 September 2010 
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Several dangling pointer vulnerabilities were discovered in Firefox. Anattacker could exploit this to crash the browser or possibly run arbitrarycode as the user invoking the program. (CVE-2010-2760, CVE-2010-2767,CVE-2010-3167) [More...]
 
Ubuntu: 985-1: mountall vulnerability  08 September 2010 
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Alasdair MacGregor discovered that mountall created a udev rule filewith world-writable permissions. A local attacker could exploit thisunder certain conditions to cause udev to execute arbitrary commands asthe root user. [More...]
 
Ubuntu: 984-1: LFTP vulnerability  07 September 2010 
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
It was discovered that LFTP incorrectly filtered filenames suggestedby Content-Disposition headers. If a user or automated system were trickedinto downloading a file from a malicious site, a remote attacker couldcreate the file with an arbitrary name, such as a dotfile, and possibly runarbitrary code. [More...]
 
Ubuntu: 983-1: Sudo vulnerability  07 September 2010 
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Markus Wuethrich discovered that sudo did not always verify the user when agroup was specified in the Runas_Spec. A local attacker could exploit thisto execute arbitrary code as root if sudo was configured to allow theattacker to use a program as a group when the attacker was not a part ofthat group. [More...]
 
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