ep's blog

Apple updates for Java for OS X 10.5 and 10.6

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4418
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4417

Updates for Java fix several vulnerabilities including: arbitrary code
execution and unauthorized privilege changing.

"Java for Mac OS X 10.5 Update 8 may be obtained from the Software
Update pane in System Preferences, or Apple's Software Downloads
web site: http://www.apple.com/support/downloads/

Mailman 2.1.14 released which fixes one security hole

https://launchpad.net/mailman/2.1/2.1.14

"Mailman 2.1.14 is mainly a bug fix release, but it contains one
security fix as previously announced at

and one new feature."

The security update fixes some cross-site scripting concerns.

"The vulnerabilities are obscure and can only be exploited by a list
owner, but if you are concerned about them you can plan to install the
patch."

Security update 2010-005 for Mac OS X Server 10.5, Mac OS X 10.5.8 , Mac OS X Server 10.6 , Mac OS X 10.6.4 released

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4312

This security update fixes 8 vulnerabilities in the OS X operating
system. Vulnerabilities could lead to arbitrary code execution, user
credential interception, or host impersonation.

It is recommended that mac users update their computers.

Thanks,
Brian

Wordpress 2.9.2 security update

http://core.trac.wordpress.org/ticket/11922

Release overview:
http://core.trac.wordpress.org/query?
status=closed&group=resolution&order=priority&milestone=2.9.2&resolution
=fixed

"In add_menu_page(), the callback function gets hooked unconditionally.
$access_level is ignored."

It is recommended to update all versions of Wordpress to the newest
version, 2.9.2. Running version 2.9.1 or earlier should be treated as:

Pages