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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory [UPDATE] GLSA 200605-08:02
The initial fix did not properly fix the CVE-2006-1990 issue on 64 bit systems.
The updated sections appear below.
Package / Vulnerable / Unaffected
All PHP users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose dev-lang/php
This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at the Gentoo Security Website:
Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the confidentiality and security of our users machines is of utmost importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to email@example.com or alternatively, you may file a bug at http://bugs.gentoo.org.
Copyright 2006 Gentoo Foundation, Inc; referenced text belongs to its owner(s).
The contents of this document are licensed under the Creative Commons - Attribution / Share Alike license.
[slackware-security] mysql (SSA:2006-211-01)
New mysql packages are available for Slackware 10.2 to fix security issues (and other bugs). For complete details about the many fixes addressed by this release, you can find MySQL's news article about the MySQL 4.1.21 Community Edition release here:
More details about this issue may be found in the Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE) database:
Here are the details from the Slackware 10.2 ChangeLog:
HINT: Getting slow download speeds from ftp ftp.slackware.com? Give slackware.osuosl.org/ a try. This is another primary FTP site for Slackware that can be considerably faster than downloading from ftp.slackware.com/.
Thanks to the friendly folks at the OSU Open Source Lab (http://osuosl.org) for donating additional FTP and rsync hosting to the Slackware project! :-)
Also see the "Get Slack" section on http://slackware.com for additional mirror sites near you.
Updated package for Slackware 10.2:
Slackware 10.2 package:
Upgrade the package as root:
Then, restart the database server:
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