Security Advisories

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Security

Highly critical

Description:

Red Hat has issued an update for kdegraphics. This fixes a vulnerability, which potentially can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a user's system or cause a DoS (Denial of Service).

Solution:

Updated packages are available from Red Hat Network. rhn.redhat.com



Moderately critical

Description:

Gentoo has issued an update for gld. This fixes some vulnerabilities, which potentially can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a vulnerable system.

Gentoo has issued an update for axel. This fixes a vulnerability, which potentially can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a user's system.

Solution:

Update to "mail-filter/gld-1.5" or later.

Update to "net-misc/axel-1.0b" or later.



Moderately critical

Description:

Debian has issued an update for axel. This fixes a vulnerability, which potentially can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a user's system.

Solution:

Apply updated packages.

Source.