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Ubuntu: Mono vulnerability  04 December 2007 
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
It was discovered that Mono did not correctly bounds check certain BigInteger actions. Remote attackers could exploit this to crash a Mono application or possibly execute arbitrary code with user privileges.
 
Ubuntu: Perl vulnerability  04 December 2007 
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
It was discovered that Perl's regular expression library did not correctly handle certain UTF sequences. If a user or automated system were tricked into running a specially crafted regular expression, a remote attacker could crash the application or possibly execute arbitrary code with user privileges.
 
Ubuntu: Firefox regression  04 December 2007 
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Gregory Fleischer discovered that it was possible to use JavaScript to manipulate Firefox's Referer header. A malicious web site could exploit this to conduct cross-site request forgeries against sites that relied only on Referer headers for protection from such attacks. (CVE-2007-5960)
 
Ubuntu: PHP regression  03 December 2007 
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
It was discovered that the wordwrap function did not correctly check lengths. Remote attackers could exploit this to cause a crash or monopolize CPU resources, resulting in a denial of service. (CVE-2007-3998)
 
Ubuntu: Cairo vulnerability  03 December 2007 
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Peter Valchev discovered that Cairo did not correctly decode PNG image data. By tricking a user or automated system into processing a specially crafted PNG with Cairo, a remote attacker could execute arbitrary code with user privileges.
 
Ubuntu: PHP vulnerabilities  29 November 2007 
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
It was discovered that the wordwrap function did not correctly check lengths. Remote attackers could exploit this to cause a crash or monopolize CPU resources, resulting in a denial of service. (CVE-2007-3998)
 
Ubuntu: PCRE vulnerabilities  26 November 2007 
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Tavis Ormandy and Will Drewry discovered multiple flaws in the regular expression handling of PCRE. By tricking a user or service into running specially crafted expressions via applications linked against libpcre3, a remote attacker could crash the application, monopolize CPU resources, or possibly execute arbitrary code with the application's privileges.
 
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