Share your story
The central voice for Linux and Open Source security news
Home News Topics Advisories HOWTOs Features Newsletters About Register

Sign up!
EnGarde Community
What is the most important Linux security technology?
Linux Events
Linux User Groups
Link to Us
Security Center
Book Reviews
Security Dictionary
Security Tips
White Papers
Featured Blogs
All About Linux
DanWalsh LiveJournal
Latest Newsletters
Linux Advisory Watch: December 19th, 2014
Linux Advisory Watch: December 12th, 2014
LinuxSecurity Newsletters
Choose Lists:
About our Newsletters
RSS Feeds
Get the LinuxSecurity news you want faster with RSS
Powered By

Find the information you need for your favorite open source distribution

To browse through our weekly Linux Advisory Watch newsletters, click here.

Debian: 'rxvt' buffer overflow vulnerability  18 June 2001 
Posted by Team   
Since rxvt is installed sgid utmp an attacker could use thisto gain utmp which would allow him to modify the utmp file.
Debian: 'gnupg' multiple vulnerabilities  18 June 2001 
Posted by Team   
A printf format string attack and "web of trust" pollution vulnerabilities have been fixed.
Debian: 'xinetd' multiple vulnerabilities  18 June 2001 
Posted by Team   
A buffer overflow condition and insecure umask mode vulnerabilities have been fixed.
Debian: 'man-db' symlink attack vulnerability  12 June 2001 
Posted by Team   
Luki R. reported a bug in man-db: it did handle nested calls ofdrop_effective_privs() and regain_effective_privs() correctly whichwould cause it to regain privileges to early. This could be abusedto make man create files as user man.
Debian: 'exim' remote format string attack  12 June 2001 
Posted by Team   
Megyer Laszlo found a printf format bug in the exim mail transferagent. The code that checks the header syntax of an email logsan error without protecting itself against printf format attacks.
Debian: 'samba' vulnerability  09 May 2001 
Posted by Team   
Marc Jacobsen from HP discovered that the security fixes from samba 2.0.8 did not fully fix the /tmp symlink attack problem. The samba team released version 2.0.9 to fix that, and those fixes have been added to version 2.0.7-3.3 of the Debian samba packages.
Debian: 'gftp' vulnerability  08 May 2001 
Posted by Team   
The gftp package as distributed with Debian GNU/Linux 2.2 has a problem in its logging code.
<< Start < Prev 463 464 465 Next > End >>

Results 3242 - 3248 of 3409


Latest Features
Peter Smith Releases Linux Network Security Online
Securing a Linux Web Server
Password guessing with Medusa 2.0
Password guessing as an attack vector
Squid and Digest Authentication
Squid and Basic Authentication
Demystifying the Chinese Hacking Industry: Earning 6 Million a Night
Free Online security course (LearnSIA) - A Call for Help
What You Need to Know About Linux Rootkits
Review: A Practical Guide to Fedora and Red Hat Enterprise Linux - Fifth Edition
Yesterday's Edition
Report: U.S. planning “proportional response” to Sony hack, blamed on North Korea
Heartbleed, Shellshock, Tor and more: The 13 biggest security stories of 2014
Partner Sponsor

Community | HOWTOs | Blogs | Features | Book Reviews | Networking
 Security Projects |  Latest News |  Newsletters |  SELinux |  Privacy |  Home
 Hardening |   About Us |   Advertise |   Legal Notice |   RSS |   Guardian Digital
(c)Copyright 2014 Guardian Digital, Inc. All rights reserved.