Re: [SECURITY] [DSA 1286-1] New Linux 2.6.18 packages fix several vulnerabilities
On Wed, 2 May 2007 23:13:30 +0200
Stefan Fritsch <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Mittwoch, 2. Mai 2007, Celejar wrote:
> > Dann Frazier <email@example.com> wrote:
> > > Package : linux-2.6
> > > Vulnerability : several
> > > Problem-Type : local/remote
> > > Debian-specific: no
> > > CVE ID : CVE-2007-0005 CVE-2007-0958 CVE-2007-1357
> > > CVE-2007-1592
> > 1) DSA 1286-1 isn't (yet) on the Debian Security page . I assume
> > this means that the advisories are mailed first and subsequently
> > added to the website?
> > 2) The advisory doesn't mention unstable, but three of the four
> > CVEs affect kernels up to 2.6.21, which would include 2.6.20 in
> > unstable. Will there be an advisory mentioning unstable?
> No, the fixes will just be (or already have been) uploaded to
> You can get more up-to-date information from the security tracker:
> The information there shows that the issues are already fixed in
> Look at the debsecan package. It can notify you about security issues
> in unstable automatically.
Thanks very much for the information.
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