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Ubuntu: Ruby vulnerability  08 December 2006 
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
An error was found in Ruby's CGI library that did not correctly quote the boundary of multipart MIME requests. Using a crafted HTTP request, a remote user could cause a denial of service, where Ruby CGI applications would end up in a loop, monopolizing a CPU.
 
Ubuntu: GnuPG2 vulnerabilities  07 December 2006 
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
USN-389-1 and USN-393-1 fixed vulnerabilities in gnupg. This update provides the corresponding updates for gnupg2.
 
Ubuntu: GnuPG vulnerability  06 December 2006 
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Tavis Ormandy discovered that gnupg was incorrectly using the stack. If a user were tricked into processing a specially crafted message, an attacker could execute arbitrary code with the user's privileges.
 
Ubuntu: evince-gtk vulnerability  06 December 2006 
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
USN-390-2 fixed vulnerabilities in evince. This update provides the corresponding update for evince-gtk.
 
Ubuntu: evince vulnerability  05 December 2006 
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
USN-390-1 fixed a vulnerability in evince. The original fix did not fully solve the problem, allowing for a denial of service in certain situations.
 
Ubuntu: libgsf vulnerability  04 December 2006 
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
A heap overflow was discovered in the OLE processing code in libgsf. If a user were tricked into opening a specially crafted OLE document, an attacker could execute arbitrary code with the user's privileges.
 
Ubuntu: xine-lib vulnerability  04 December 2006 
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
A buffer overflow was discovered in the Real Media input plugin in xine-lib. If a user were tricked into loading a specially crafted stream from a malicious server, the attacker could execute arbitrary code with the user's privileges.
 
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