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Posted by meshal on Wednesday, March 26, 2008 @ 03:37:26 EDT (7567 reads)

Ministry of Awqaf & Islamic Affairs of Kuwait announced that they signed a contract with Novell co to install & deploy OES2 and SUSE Linux with System Identity Management.

That's would be the first ministry to apply Linux in their systems on the middle east according to them.

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Posted by meshal on Friday, March 23, 2007 @ 16:07:02 EDT (5385 reads)

A vulnerability has been reported in the Linux Kernel, which can be
exploited by malicious, local users to cause a DoS (Denial of
Service).

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Posted by meshal on Thursday, August 25, 2005 @ 19:25:36 EDT (5133 reads)
hardened-php.net :

       PEAR XML_RPC is the PEAR-ified version of Useful Inc's XML-RPC
for PHP, which is a PHP implementation of the XML-RPC protocol. It has support for HTTP transport, proxies and authentication.

After Gulftech released their PHP code injection advisory in the end of June 2005 we sheduled the code for an audit from our side. Unfortunately we were able to find another vulnerability in the XML-RPC libraries that allows injection of arbitrary PHP code into eval() statements.

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Posted by meshal on Saturday, January 08, 2005 @ 03:09:11 EST (4507 reads)
slashdot.org:
Anonymous Coattails writes "Summary from the advisory: 'Locally exploitable flaws have been found in the Linux binary format loaders' uselib() functions that allow local users to gain root privileges.'"
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Posted by meshal on Wednesday, December 22, 2004 @ 17:40:15 EST (4478 reads)
theinquirer.net :
SERIOUS BUG in the popular PHP development language can leave databases wide open to intrusion if the proper security steps aren't taken. A posting over the weekend to the development homepage of forum software phpBB highlighted the issue, which had already been picked up by security consultants Secunia on Thursday.  Read More...

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Posted by meshal on Friday, October 29, 2004 @ 03:49:11 EDT (4464 reads)

PuTTY 0.56, released today, fixes a serious security hole which can allow a server to execute code of its choice on a PuTTY client connecting to it. In SSH2, the attack can be performed before host key verification, meaning that even if you trust the server you think you are connecting to, a different machine could be impersonating it and could launch the attack before you could tell the difference. We recommend everybody upgrade to 0.56 as soon as possible.  Read More...

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Posted by meshal on Saturday, June 05, 2004 @ 02:00:42 EDT (3998 reads)
June 4 -- This week, advisories were released for mailman, kde, MySQL, mc, Apache, Heimdal, utempter, and LHA. The distributors include Conectiva, FreeBSD, Gentoo, Mandrake, Red Hat, and SuSE. . .  Read More...

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Posted by meshal on Tuesday, June 01, 2004 @ 00:43:32 EDT (3807 reads)
This week, advisories were released for libneon, mailman, kde, xpcd, kdepim, httpd, SquirrelMail, cvs, neon, subversion, cadaver, metamail, firebird, opera, mysql, mc, apache, heimdal, kernel, utempter, and LHA. The distributors include Conectiva, Debian, Fedora, FreeBSD, Gentoo, Mandrake, OpenBSD, Red Hat, Slackware, SuSE, and TurboLinux. continue

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Posted by meshal on Sunday, May 16, 2004 @ 13:08:54 EDT (3811 reads)
May 14 -- This week, advisories were released for lha, rsync, film, exim, mc, OpenSSL, heimdal, libneon, clamav, utempter, propftd, apache2, systrace, cvs, procfs, libpng, openoffice, kernel, sysklogd, and live. The distributors include Conectiva, Debian, Fedora, FreeBSD, Gentoo, Mandrake, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Red Hat, Slackware, and SuSE. . . continue

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Posted by meshal on Saturday, April 24, 2004 @ 20:05:21 EDT (3789 reads)
April 23 -- This week, advisories were released for cvs, neon, perl, logcheck, kernel, iproute, xchat, ident2, utempter, cadaver, XChat, libneon, MySQL, samba, utempter, OpenSSL, tcp, IA64, XFree86, tcpdump, and xine. The distributors include Debian, Fedora, Gentoo, Mandrake, NetBSD, Red Hat, Slackware, and Trustix. . . continue

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