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phpMyAdmin SQL Injection Vulnerability

http://secunia.com/advisories/29200/ - By coaxing a phpMyAdmin user to view a malicious file on the same web server as phpMyAdmin, it is possible to overwrite a vulnerable cookie on that users system. This cookie could allow for arbitrary SQL injection via phpMyAdmin. This vulnerability poses low to no risk as the attack method requires access to the web server hosting phpMyAdmin. It is recommended that the available patch to version 2.11.5 should be applied during the next update schedule for phpMyAdmin.

Xpdf Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities (through coercion)

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/26367/info - Xpdf is vulnerable to arbitrary code execution in the context of the xpdf process. This exploit requires convincing the victim to open a malicious pdf file. Xpdf 3.02pl1 is vulnerable to these issues; other versions may also be affected. A patch is available which fixes this hole (ftp://ftp.foolabs.com/pub/xpdf/xpdf-3.02pl2.patch). It is recommended to update xpdf when the vendor releases a new version.

Multiple vulnerabilities patched in Thunderbird

http://secunia.com/advisories/29133/ - Multiple vulnerabilities were fixed in Thunderbird. These include heap overflows, information disclosure, directory traversal, privilege escalation and memory corruption crashes. These problems are fixed in version It is worth mentioning that Thunderbird 1.5 is no longer supported. Mozilla has warned that these issues remain in Thunderbird 1.5.14 and are not scheduled to be fixed. It is recommended that all Thunderbird users upgrade to

Multiple Vulnerabilities in Horde v3.1.5

http://secunia.com/advisories/28382/ - http://secunia.com/advisories/28020/ - Multiple vulnerabilities in Horde v3.1.5 (and before) allow for security restriction bypass (by an authenticated user) and allow for iframe injection in HTML email which could be used to delete the users mail (from any external person). It is highly recommended to upgrade to v3.1.6.

Security update available for Adobe Reader and Acrobat 8 fixes vulnerability

http://www.adobe.com/support/security/advisories/apsa08-01.html - An error in the printSepsWithParams() function within the Adobe Reader and Acrobat 8.1.1 program could lead to arbitrary code execution. In order to be compromised, a user must open a malicious PDF file. It is recommended to upgrade to Adobe Reader/Acrobat 8.1.2.

Clam AntiVirus Memory Corruption and Integer Overflow Vulnerabilities

http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/0503 - Multiple vulnerabilities have been identified in Clam AntiVirus (ClamAV), which could be exploited by remote attackers or malware to cause a denial of service or take complete control of an affected system. It is suggested to upgrade to clamav-0.92.1 available from http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=86638&package_id=9...