Thursday, October 21, 2010

Security Updates: glibc, firefox, thunderbird

Three security updates has been released today. One of them is the lately popular glibc vulnerability discovered by Tavis Ormandy which can resulted to a privilege escalation to a root account. Two others are Firefox and Thunderbird updates which brings so many bug fixes.

Besides the glibc rebuilt and patch, sysklogd also been upgraded in this release.