Low: openldap (SL6)

Synopsis: Low: openldap security and bug fix update Issue Date: 2012-08-08 CVE Numbers: CVE-2012-2668 — OpenLDAP is an open source suite of LDAP (Lightweight Directory Access Protocol) applications and development tools. It was found that the OpenLDAP server daemon ignored … Read More

sudo (SL5)

Synopsis: Moderate: sudo security and bug fix update Issue Date: 2012-08-07 CVE Numbers: CVE-2012-3440 — The sudo (superuser do) utility allows system administrators to give certain users the ability to run commands as root. An insecure temporary file use flaw … Read More

Important: bind-dyndb-ldap (SL6)

Synopsis: Important: bind-dyndb-ldap security update Issue Date: 2012-08-02 CVE Numbers: CVE-2012-3429 — The dynamic LDAP back end is a plug-in for BIND that provides back-end capabilities to LDAP databases. It features support for dynamic updates and internal caching that help … Read More

Moderate: dhcp (SL6)

Synopsis: Moderate: dhcp security update Issue Date: 2012-08-02 CVE Numbers: CVE-2012-3571 CVE-2012-3954 — The Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) is a protocol that allows individual devices on an IP network to get their own network configuration information, including an IP … Read More

dhcp (SL5)

Synopsis: Moderate: dhcp security update Issue Date: 2012-08-02 CVE Numbers: CVE-2012-3571 — The Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) is a protocol that allows individual devices on an IP network to get their own network configuration information, including an IP address, … Read More

openoffice.org (SL5)

Synopsis: Important: openoffice.org security update Issue Date: 2012-08-01 CVE Numbers: CVE-2012-2665 — OpenOffice.org is an office productivity suite that includes desktop applications, such as a word processor, spreadsheet application, presentation manager, formula editor, and a drawing program. Multiple heap-based buffer … Read More

Important: libreoffice (SL6)

Synopsis: Important: libreoffice security update Issue Date: 2012-08-01 CVE Numbers: CVE-2012-2665 — LibreOffice is an open source, community-developed office productivity suite. It includes the key desktop applications, such as a word processor, spreadsheet application, presentation manager, formula editor, and a … Read More

Important: icedtea-web (SL6)

Synopsis: Important: icedtea-web security update Issue Date: 2012-07-31 CVE Numbers: CVE-2012-3422 CVE-2012-3423 — The IcedTea-Web project provides a Java web browser plug-in and an implementation of Java Web Start, which is based on the Netx project. It also contains a … Read More

Important: krb5 (SL6)

Synopsis: Important: krb5 security update Issue Date: 2012-07-31 CVE Numbers: CVE-2012-1013 CVE-2012-1015 — Kerberos is a network authentication system which allows clients and servers to authenticate to each other using symmetric encryption and a trusted third-party, the Key Distribution Center … Read More

Moderate: xen (SL5)

Synopsis: Moderate: xen security update Issue Date: 2012-07-31 CVE Numbers: CVE-2012-2625 — A flaw was found in the way the pyGrub boot loader handled compressed kernel images. A privileged guest user in a para-virtualized guest (a DomU) could use this … Read More