(Feb 20) An update for chromium-browser is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Supplementary. Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact of Important. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score,
Red Hat Enterprise Linux: An update for rhev-hypervisor7 is now available for RHEV 3.X Hypervisor and
Agents for RHEL-6 and RHEV 3.X Hypervisor and Agents for RHEL-7.
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3574-1
19th February, 2018
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its
- Ubuntu 12.04 LTS
Bind could be made to crash if it received specially crafted network traffic.
– Internet Domain Name Server
It was discovered that Bind incorrectly handled DNSSEC
validation. An attacker could possibly use this to cause a denial
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
To update your system, please follow these instructions:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.
(Feb 19) Bind could be made to crash if it received specially crafted network traffic.
(Feb 19) Several security issues have been corrected in multiple demuxers and decoders of the libav multimedia library. A full list of the changes is available at https://git.libav.org/?p=libav.git;a=blob;f=Changelog;hb=refs/tags/v11.12
Cast you mind back to 2016 and you recall there were plans for a GNOME System Monitor redesign. The aim: to make checking system resource usage a little more accessible, ideally with historical data thrown into the mix for some added context. Two years on and the fruits of that redesigned effort are finally available to […]
This post, GNOME’s New System Monitor Tool is Available to Try in Bionic, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
(Feb 17) This update doesn’t fix a vulnerability in GCC itself, but instead provides support for building retpoline-enabled Linux kernel updates. For the oldstable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed
(Feb 17) Jonas Klempel reported that tomcat-native, a library giving Tomcat access to the Apache Portable Runtime (APR) library’s network connection (socket) implementation and random-number generator, does not properly handle fields longer than 127 bytes when parsing the AIA-Extension field