Frediano Ziglio reported a missing check in the script to generate demarshalling code in the SPICE protocol client and server library. The generated demarshalling code is prone to multiple buffer overflows. An authenticated attacker can take advantage of this flaw to cause a denial of service , or possibly, execute arbitrary code.
Nitin Venkatesh discovered a cross-site scripting vulnerability in moin, a Python clone of WikiWiki. A remote attacker can conduct cross-site scripting attacks via the GUI editor"s link dialogue. This only affects installations which have set up fckeditor .
This update fixes several vulnerabilities in Imagemagick, a graphical software suite. Various memory handling problems or incomplete input sanitising have been found in the coders for BMP, DIB, PICT, DCM, CUT and PSD.
Paramiko is a module for python 2.3 or greater that implements the SSH2 protocol for secure connections to remote machines. Unlike SSL , the SSH2 protocol does not require hierarchical certificates signed by a powerful central authority. You may know SSH2 as the protocol that replaced telnet and rsh for secure access to remote shells, but the protocol also includes the ability to open arbitrary ...