Advisories: Ubuntu

Here are the latest advisories specifically for Ubuntu Linux:

  • USN-3204-1: Tomcat vulnerability
    Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3204-1 20th February, 2017 tomcat6, tomcat7 vulnerability A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives: Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Summary Tomcat could be made to consume resources if it received specially crafted network traffic. Software description tomcat6 - Servlet and JSP engine tomcat7 - Servlet and JSP engine […]
  • USN-3203-1: gtk-vnc vulnerabilities
    Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3203-1 20th February, 2017 gtk-vnc vulnerabilities A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives: Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Summary gtk-vnc could be made to crash or run programs if it received specially crafted network traffic. Software description gtk-vnc - VNC viewer widget Details It was discovered that gtk-vnc incorrectly validated certain data. […]
  • USN-3202-1: Spice vulnerabilities
    Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3202-1 20th February, 2017 spice vulnerabilities A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives: Ubuntu 16.10 Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Summary Spice could be made to crash or run programs if it received specially crafted network traffic. Software description spice - SPICE protocol client and server library Details Frediano Ziglio […]
  • USN-3199-2: Python Crypto regression
    Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3199-2 17th February, 2017 Python Crypto regression A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives: Ubuntu 16.10 Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Summary USN-3199-1 introduced a regression in the Python Cryptography Toolkit which caused programs which relied on the original behavior to fail. Software description python-crypto - cryptographic algorithms and protocols for Python […]
  • USN-3199-1: Python Crypto vulnerability
    Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3199-1 16th February, 2017 Python Crypto vulnerability A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives: Ubuntu 16.10 Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Summary Programs using the Python Cryptography Toolkit could be made to crash or run programs if they receive specially crafted network traffic or other input. Software description python-crypto - cryptographic algorithms and protocols for […]
  • USN-3201-1: Bind vulnerabilities
    Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3201-1 16th February, 2017 bind9 vulnerabilities A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives: Ubuntu 16.10 Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Summary Bind could be made to crash if it received specially crafted network traffic. Software description bind9 - Internet Domain Name Server Details It was discovered […]
  • USN-3200-1: WebKitGTK+ vulnerabilities
    Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3200-1 16th February, 2017 webkit2gtk vulnerabilities A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives: Ubuntu 16.10 Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Summary Several security issues were fixed in WebKitGTK+. Software description webkit2gtk - Web content engine library for GTK+ Details A large number of security issues were discovered in the WebKitGTK+ Web andJavaScript […]
  • USN-3198-1: OpenJDK 6 vulnerabilities
    Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3198-1 15th February, 2017 openjdk-6 vulnerabilities A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives: Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Summary Several security issues were fixed in OpenJDK 6. Software description openjdk-6 - Open Source Java implementation Details Karthik Bhargavan and Gaetan Leurent discovered that the DES andTriple DES ciphers were vulnerable to birthday attacks. A […]
  • USN-3197-1: libgc vulnerability
    Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3197-1 15th February, 2017 libgc vulnerability A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives: Ubuntu 16.10 Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Summary Applications using libgc could be made to crash or run programs as your login. Software description libgc - Boehm-Demers-Weiser garbage collecting storage allocator library […]
  • USN-3196-1: PHP vulnerabilities
    Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3196-1 14th February, 2017 php5 vulnerabilities A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives: Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Summary Several security issues were fixed in PHP. Software description php5 - HTML-embedded scripting language interpreter Details It was discovered that PHP incorrectly handled certain arguments to thelocale_get_display_name […]
  • USN-3195-1: Nova-LXD vulnerability
    Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3195-1 9th February, 2017 nova-lxd vulnerability A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives: Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Summary Nova-LXD could allow unintended access to LXD instances over the network. Software description nova-lxd - Openstack Compute - LXD container hypervisor support Details James Page discovered that Nova-LXD incorrectly set up virtual network deviceswhen […]
  • USN-3190-2: Linux kernel (Raspberry Pi 2) vulnerabilities
    Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3190-2 9th February, 2017 linux-raspi2 vulnerabilities A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives: Ubuntu 16.10 Summary Several security issues were fixed in the kernel. Software description linux-raspi2 - Linux kernel for Raspberry Pi 2 Details Mikulas Patocka discovered that the asynchronous multibuffer cryptographicdaemon (mcryptd) in the Linux kernel did not properly […]
  • USN-3187-2: Linux kernel (OMAP4) vulnerabilities
    Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3187-2 9th February, 2017 linux-ti-omap4 vulnerabilities A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives: Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Summary Several security issues were fixed in the kernel. Software description linux-ti-omap4 - Linux kernel for OMAP4 Details Andrey Konovalov discovered that the SCTP implementation in the Linuxkernel improperly handled validation of incoming data. A […]
  • USN-3194-1: OpenJDK 7 vulnerabilities
    Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3194-1 8th February, 2017 openjdk-7 vulnerabilities A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives: Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Summary Several security issues were fixed in OpenJDK 7. Software description openjdk-7 - Open Source Java implementation Details Karthik Bhargavan and Gaetan Leurent discovered that the DES andTriple DES ciphers were vulnerable to birthday attacks. A […]
  • USN-3180-1: Oxide vulnerabilities
    Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3180-1 8th February, 2017 oxide-qt vulnerabilities A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives: Ubuntu 16.10 Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Summary Several security issues were fixed in Oxide. Software description oxide-qt - Web browser engine for Qt (QML plugin) Details Multiple vulnerabilities were discovered in Chromium. If a user […]
  • USN-3175-2: Firefox regression
    Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3175-2 6th February, 2017 firefox regression A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives: Ubuntu 16.10 Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Summary USN-3175-1 introduced a regression in Firefox. Software description firefox - Mozilla Open Source web browser Details USN-3175-1 fixed vulnerabilities in Firefox. […]
  • USN-3193-1: Nettle vulnerability
    Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3193-1 6th February, 2017 nettle vulnerability A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives: Ubuntu 16.10 Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Summary Nettle could be made to expose sensitive information over the network. Software description nettle - low level cryptographic library (public-key cryptos) […]
  • USN-3192-1: Squid vulnerabilities
    Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3192-1 6th February, 2017 squid3 vulnerabilities A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives: Ubuntu 16.10 Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Summary Squid could be made to expose sensitive information over the network. Software description squid3 - Web proxy cache server Details Saulius Lapinskas discovered […]
  • USN-3191-1: WebKitGTK+ vulnerabilities
    Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3191-1 6th February, 2017 webkit2gtk vulnerabilities A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives: Ubuntu 16.10 Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Summary Several security issues were fixed in WebKitGTK+. Software description webkit2gtk - Web content engine library for GTK+ Details A large number of security issues were discovered in the WebKitGTK+ Web andJavaScript […]
  • USN-3190-1: Linux kernel vulnerabilities
    Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3190-1 3rd February, 2017 linux vulnerabilities A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives: Ubuntu 16.10 Summary Several security issues were fixed in the kernel. Software description linux - Linux kernel Details Mikulas Patocka discovered that the asynchronous multibuffer cryptographicdaemon (mcryptd) in the Linux kernel did not properly handle being invokedwith […]
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