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Google Chrome prior to 8.0.552.215 Multiple Security Vulnerabilities

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/45170

"Google Chrome is prone to multiple vulnerabilities.

Attackers can exploit these issues to execute arbitrary code in the
context of the browser, cause denial-of-service conditions, gain access
to sensitive information, and bypass intended security restrictions;
other attacks are also possible.

Versions prior to Chrome 8.0.552.215 are vulnerable. "

It is recommended that Google Chrome users upgrade to the latest
available version.

Opera Web Browser Prior to 11.00 Multiple Security Vulnerabilities

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/45461

"The Opera web browser is prone to a vulnerability that may aid in
convincing a victim to download malicious content, an
information-disclosure vulnerability, and multiple unspecified
vulnerabilities with high severity.

An attacker can exploit these issues to trick users into downloading
malicious content or to gain potentially sensitive information; other
attacker are also possible.

Opera versions prior to 11.00 are vulnerable. "

OpenOffice.org Multiple Memory Corruption Vulnerabilities

http://www.vsecurity.com/resources/advisory/20110126-1/

"Vulnerability Overview

On August 20th, VSR identified multiple memory corruption
vulnerabilities in OpenOffice.org. By convincing a victim to open a
maliciously crafted RTF or Word document, arbitrary code may be executed
on the victim's machine. "

"Recommendation

Users should install updates provided by downstream distributions or
upgrade to version 3.3. "

Thanks,
ep

Google Chrome prior to 8.0.552.215 Multiple Security Vulnerabilities

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/45170

"Google Chrome is prone to multiple vulnerabilities.

Attackers can exploit these issues to execute arbitrary code in the
context of the browser, cause denial-of-service conditions, gain access
to sensitive information, and bypass intended security restrictions;
other attacks are also possible.

Versions prior to Chrome 8.0.552.215 are vulnerable. "

It is recommended that Google Chrome users upgrade to the latest
available version.

Opera Web Browser Prior to 11.00 Multiple Security Vulnerabilities

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/45461

"The Opera web browser is prone to a vulnerability that may aid in
convincing a victim to download malicious content, an
information-disclosure vulnerability, and multiple unspecified
vulnerabilities with high severity.

An attacker can exploit these issues to trick users into downloading
malicious content or to gain potentially sensitive information; other
attacker are also possible.

Opera versions prior to 11.00 are vulnerable. "

OpenOffice.org Multiple Memory Corruption Vulnerabilities

http://www.vsecurity.com/resources/advisory/20110126-1/

"Vulnerability Overview

On August 20th, VSR identified multiple memory corruption
vulnerabilities in OpenOffice.org. By convincing a victim to open a
maliciously crafted RTF or Word document, arbitrary code may be executed
on the victim's machine. "

"Recommendation

Users should install updates provided by downstream distributions or
upgrade to version 3.3. "

Thanks,
ep

PHP 5.3.5 / 5.2.17: Floating-Point bug fixed (32bit versions only)

http://www.h-online.com/security/news/item/PHP-5-3-5-5-2-17-Floating-Poi...

There is a vulnerability in previous versions of PHP which affects 32bit
machines. If exploited, it could result in a DoS attack by crashing Apache.

It is recommended that updates be applied when available. A test script
to see if you are vulnerable can be found here.

PHP 5.3.5 / 5.2.17: Floating-Point bug fixed (32bit versions only)

http://www.h-online.com/security/news/item/PHP-5-3-5-5-2-17-Floating-Poi...

There is a vulnerability in previous versions of PHP which affects 32bit
machines. If exploited, it could result in a DoS attack by crashing Apache.

It is recommended that updates be applied when available. A test script
to see if you are vulnerable can be found here.

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