Security Updates: Artswrapper and KDM

Posted by grouch on Jun 14, 2006 9:42 PM EDT
KDE Dot News; By Jonathan Riddell
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KDE made two security announcements today, the KDM Symlink Vulnerability is a potential local exploit on systems using KDM as their login manager. Artswrapper return value checking vulnerability affects Linux 2.6 systems that have artswrapper installed SUID root. A separate update was made for the wv2 library used in KWord to import MS Word files to fix a boundary check error. Your distribution should have updates for these issues.

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