Moderate: sudo (SL5, SL6)

Synopsis: Moderate: sudo security update Issue Date: 2012-07-16 CVE Numbers: CVE-2012-2337 — The sudo (superuser do) utility allows system administrators to give certain users the ability to run commands as root. A flaw was found in the way the network … Read More

Moderate: kernel (SL5)

Synopsis: Moderate: kernel security and bug fix update Issue Date: 2012-07-10 CVE Numbers: CVE-2012-3375 — The kernel packages contain the Linux kernel, the core of any Linux operating system. Security fix: * The fix for CVE-2011-1083 (RHSA-2012:0150) introduced a flaw … Read More

Important: openjpeg (SL6)

Synopsis: Important: openjpeg security update Issue Date: 2012-07-11 CVE Numbers: CVE-2009-5030 CVE-2012-3358 — OpenJPEG is an open source library for reading and writing image files in JPEG 2000 format. An input validation flaw, leading to a heap-based buffer overflow, was … Read More

Important: libtiff (SL5, SL6)

Synopsis: Important: libtiff security update Issue Date: 2012-07-03 CVE Numbers: CVE-2012-2113 CVE-2012-2088 — The libtiff packages contain a library of functions for manipulating Tagged Image File Format (TIFF) files. libtiff did not properly convert between signed and unsigned integer values, … Read More

Moderate: php (SL6)

Synopsis: Moderate: php security update Issue Date: 2012-06-27 CVE Numbers: CVE-2012-2143 CVE-2012-0057 CVE-2011-4153 CVE-2012-0789 CVE-2012-1172 CVE-2012-2336 CVE-2012-0781 CVE-2012-2386 CVE-2010-2950 — PHP is an HTML-embedded scripting language commonly used with the Apache HTTP Server. It was discovered that the PHP XSL … Read More

Moderate: 389-ds-base (SL6)

Synopsis: Moderate: 389-ds-base security update Issue Date: 2012-06-20 CVE Numbers: CVE-2012-2678 CVE-2012-2746 — The 389 Directory Server is an LDAPv3 compliant server. The base packages include the Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) server and command-line utilities for server administration. A … Read More

Low: sblim-cim-client2 (SL6)

Synopsis: Low: sblim-cim-client2 security update Issue Date: 2012-06-20 CVE Numbers: CVE-2012-2328 — The SBLIM (Standards-Based Linux Instrumentation for Manageability) CIM (Common Information Model) Client is a class library for Java applications that provides access to CIM servers using the CIM … Read More

Moderate: nss, nss-util, and nspr (SL6)

Synopsis: Moderate: nss, nss-util, and nspr security, bug fix, and enhancement update Issue Date: 2012-06-20 Network Security Services (NSS) is a set of libraries designed to support the cross-platform development of security-enabled client and server applications. Netscape Portable Runtime (NSPR) … Read More

Low: sos (SL6)

Synopsis: Low: sos security, bug fix, and enhancement update Issue Date: 2012-06-20 CVE Numbers: CVE-2012-2664 — The sos package contains a set of tools that gather information from system hardware, logs and configuration files. The information can then be used … Read More

Low: xorg-x11-server (SL6)

Synopsis: Low: xorg-x11-server security and bug fix update Issue Date: 2012-06-20 CVE Numbers: CVE-2011-4028 CVE-2011-4029 — X.Org is an open source implementation of the X Window System. It provides the basic low-level functionality that full-fledged graphical user interfaces are designed … Read More