Login Vulnerability in KDE 3.3.0 through 3.5.7

Sep 20, 2007

The KDE Display Manager (KDM) can be exploited to allow users to log in without a password. This would give users the ability to log in as other users or even root.

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Trolltech Removes Qt Vulnerability

Sep 17, 2007

A moderately critical vulnerability was discovered in the QUtf8Decoder of Trolltech's Qt Framework.

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Samba Shuts Down Vulnerability in AD Interface

Sep 12, 2007

The latest version of Samba, 3.0.26, removes a moderately critical vulnerability that only occurs in combination with Microsoft's Active Directory Service.

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Apache Closes Down Vulnerabilities

Sep 10, 2007

No less than five vulnerabilities were eradicated by the release of a new version of the Apache Web server.

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Survey: Instant Messaging Dangerous for Businesses

Aug 28, 2007

A joint survey performed by security experts from Infowatch and Russia's Securitylab points to the dangers that Instant Messengers (IM) can mean to enterprise communications structures.

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Security Holes: Bugzilla Recommends Update

Aug 27, 2007

The developers of the free bug tracking system, Bugzilla, advise users of older versions to update for security reasons.

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Vulnerability in GNU "tar"

Aug 24, 2007

Linux distributor Red Hat has discovered a vulnerability in the GNU "tar" program that could allow attackers to overwrite files.

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Bluetooth Hacks Exploring the secrets of Bluetooth in Linux

Jun 30, 2007

The user rules in Linux – if you know where you’re going. This month the trail leads deep into the Linux Bluetooth stack.

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