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Ubuntu: 938-1: KDENetwork vulnerability  05 June 2010 
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
It was discovered that KGet did not properly perform input validation whenprocessing metalink files. If a user were tricked into opening a craftedmetalink file, a remote attacker could overwrite files via directorytraversal, which could eventually lead to arbitrary code execution. [More...]
Ubuntu: 939-1: vulnerabilities  05 June 2010 
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Loc Minier discovered that xvfb-run did not correctly keep session cookie private. A local attacker could gain accessto any local sessions started by xvfb-run. Ubuntu 9.10 was notaffected. (CVE-2009-1573) [More...]
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...]
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