Moderate: system-config-firewall (SL6)

Synopsis: Moderate: system-config-firewall security update Issue Date: 2011-07-18 CVE Numbers: CVE-2011-2520 — system-config-firewall is a graphical user interface for basic firewall setup. It was found that system-config-firewall used the Python pickle module in an insecure way when sending data (via … Read More

Moderate: NetworkManager (SL6)

Synopsis: Moderate: NetworkManager security update Issue Date: 2011-07-12 CVE Numbers: CVE-2011-2176 — NetworkManager is a network link manager that attempts to keep a wired or wireless network connection active at all times. It was found that NetworkManager did not properly … Read More

Moderate: kernel (SL6)

Synopsis: Moderate: kernel security and bug fix update Issue Date: 2011-07-12 CVE Numbers: CVE-2011-1767 CVE-2011-1768 CVE-2011-2479 — The kernel packages contain the Linux kernel, the core of any Linux operating system. This update fixes the following security issues: * It … Read More

Important: bind (SL5, SL6)

Synopsis: Important: bind security update Issue Date: 2011-07-07 CVE Numbers: CVE-2011-2464 — The Berkeley Internet Name Domain (BIND) is an implementation of the Domain Name System (DNS) protocols. BIND includes a DNS server (named); a resolver library (routines for applications … Read More

Important: qemu-kvm (SL6)

Synopsis: Important: qemu-kvm security and bug fix update Issue Date: 2011-07-05 CVE Numbers: CVE-2011-2212 CVE-2011-2512 — KVM (Kernel-based Virtual Machine) is a full virtualization solution for Linux on AMD64 and Intel 64 systems. qemu-kvm is the user-space component for running … Read More

Low: libguestfs (SL6)

Synopsis: Low: libguestfs security, bug fix, and enhancement update Issue Date: 2011-05-23 CVE Numbers: CVE-2010-3851 — libguestfs is a library for accessing and modifying guest disk images. libguestfs relied on the format auto-detection in QEMU rather than allowing the guest … Read More

Important: krb5-appl (SL6)

Synopsis: Important: krb5-appl security update Issue Date: 2011-07-05 CVE Numbers: CVE-2011-1526 — The krb5-appl packages provide Kerberos-aware telnet, ftp, rcp, rsh, and rlogin clients and servers. While these have been replaced by tools such as OpenSSH in most environments, they … Read More

Moderate: curl (SL4, SL5, SL6)

Synopsis: Moderate: curl security update Issue Date: 2011-07-05 CVE Numbers: CVE-2011-2192 — cURL provides the libcurl library and a command line tool for downloading files from servers using various protocols, including HTTP, FTP, and LDAP. It was found that cURL … Read More

Moderate: ruby (SL6)

Synopsis: Moderate: ruby security update Issue Date: 2011-06-28 CVE Numbers: CVE-2011-1005 CVE-2011-0188 CVE-2011-1004 — Ruby is an extensible, interpreted, object-oriented, scripting language. It has features to process text files and to do system management tasks. A flaw was found in … Read More

ruby (SL5)

Synopsis: Moderate: ruby security update Issue Date: 2011-06-28 CVE Numbers: CVE-2009-4492 CVE-2010-0541 CVE-2011-1005 CVE-2011-0188 CVE-2011-1004 — Ruby is an extensible, interpreted, object-oriented, scripting language. It has features to process text files and to do system management tasks. A flaw was … Read More