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Thunderbird 3.0.1 Security Update Now Available

http://www.mozilla.org/security/known-vulnerabilities/thunderbird30.html

3.0.1 fixes three MFSA's.

* MFSA 2009-65: (Critical) Crashes with evidence of memory
corruption (rv:1.9.1.6/ 1.9.0.16)

* MFSA 2009-66: (Critical) Memory safety fixes in liboggplay media library

* MFSA 2009-67: (Critical) Integer overflow, crash in libtheora video
library

It is recommended that Thunderbird 3 users update to this latest version.

Thanks,
Brian

Thunderbird 3.0.1 Security Update Now Available

http://www.mozilla.org/security/known-vulnerabilities/thunderbird30.html

3.0.1 fixes three MFSA's.

* MFSA 2009-65: (Critical) Crashes with evidence of memory
corruption (rv:1.9.1.6/ 1.9.0.16)

* MFSA 2009-66: (Critical) Memory safety fixes in liboggplay media library

* MFSA 2009-67: (Critical) Integer overflow, crash in libtheora video
library

It is recommended that Thunderbird 3 users update to this latest version.

Thanks,
Brian

Final Apache 1.3 release includes security fixes and a recommendation to upgrade to 2.0

http://www.h-online.com/security/news/item/Apache-HTTP-Server-1-3-s-fina...

Apache HTTP Server developers released the final version (1.3.42) of
their webserver. It is a bugfix and securety release (for mod_proxy).

The developers warn that although security patches may be still be
released for 1.3, they strongly recommend users update to 2.2 as soon as
possible.

I recommend the same.

Thanks,
Brian

Thunderbird 3.0.1 Security Update Now Available

http://www.mozilla.org/security/known-vulnerabilities/thunderbird30.html

3.0.1 fixes three MFSA's.

* MFSA 2009-65: (Critical) Crashes with evidence of memory
corruption (rv:1.9.1.6/ 1.9.0.16)

* MFSA 2009-66: (Critical) Memory safety fixes in liboggplay media library

* MFSA 2009-67: (Critical) Integer overflow, crash in libtheora video
library

It is recommended that Thunderbird 3 users update to this latest version.

Thanks,
Brian

Vulnerability in Internet Explorer Could Allow Information Disclosure

http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/advisory/980088.mspx

Thanks to Chris for the tip.

Microsoft is reporting a new vulnerability in IE that could lead to
information disclosure of files with known filenames to a remote attacker.

"[If] a user is using a version of Internet Explorer that is not running
in Protected Mode an attacker may be able to access files with an
already known filename and location."

Vulnerability in Internet Explorer Could Allow Information Disclosure

http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/advisory/980088.mspx

Thanks to Chris for the tip.

Microsoft is reporting a new vulnerability in IE that could lead to
information disclosure of files with known filenames to a remote attacker.

"[If] a user is using a version of Internet Explorer that is not running
in Protected Mode an attacker may be able to access files with an
already known filename and location."

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