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Ubuntu: 940-1: Kerberos vulnerabilities  05 June 2010 
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
It was discovered that Kerberos did not correctly free memory in theGSSAPI and kdb libraries. If a remote attacker were able to manipulatean application using these libraries carefully, the service couldcrash, leading to a denial of service. (Only Ubuntu 6.06 LTS wasaffected.) (CVE-2007-5902, CVE-2007-5971, CVE-2007-5972) [More...]
Ubuntu: 941-1: MoinMoin vulnerability  05 June 2010 
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
It was discovered that MoinMoin incorrectly handled hierarchical accesscontrol lists. Users could bypass intended access controls under certaincircumstances. [More...]
Ubuntu: 942-1: PostgreSQL vulnerabilities  05 June 2010 
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
It was discovered that the module as used by PostgreSQL did notproperly restrict PL/perl procedures. If PostgreSQL was configured to usePerl stored procedures, a remote authenticated attacker could exploit thisto execute arbitrary Perl code. (CVE-2010-1169) [More...]
Ubuntu: 946-1: Net-SNMP vulnerability  05 June 2010 
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
The SNMP server did not correctly validate certain UDP clients when usingTCP wrappers. Under some situations, a remote attacker could bypassaccess restrictions and communicate with the SNMP server, potentiallyleading to a loss of privacy or a denial of service. [More...]
Ubuntu: 947-1: Linux kernel vulnerabilities  05 June 2010 
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
It was discovered that the Linux kernel did not correctly handle memoryprotection of the Virtual Dynamic Shared Object page when runninga 32-bit application on a 64-bit kernel. A local attacker couldexploit this to cause a denial of service. (Only affected Ubuntu 6.06LTS.) (CVE-2009-4271) [More...]
Ubuntu: 947-2: Linux kernel regression  05 June 2010 
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
USN-947-1 fixed vulnerabilities in the Linux kernel. Fixes forCVE-2010-0419 caused failures when using KVM in certain situations.This update reverts that fix until a better solution can be found. [More...]
Ubuntu: 931-2: FFmpeg regression  26 April 2010 
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
USN-931-1 fixed vulnerabilities in FFmpeg. The update introduced aregression when trying to play certain multimedia files. This update fixesthe problem. [More...]
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