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China working on Linux replacement for Windows XP

Security Alerts by Computerworld - 12 hours 51 min ago
China is working on a Linux operating system that can replace the now-vulnerable Windows XP and protect the country's networking infrastructure. Read More
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China working on Linux replacement for Windows XP

China is working on a Linux operating system that can replace the now-vulnerable Windows XP and protect the country's networking infrastructure. Read More
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Russian SMS Trojan for Android hits US, dozens of other countries

Security Alerts by Computerworld - 13 hours 27 min ago
An Android Trojan app that sends SMS messages to premium-rate numbers has expanded globally over the past year, racking up bills for users in over 60 countries including the U.S., malware researchers from Kaspersky Lab said. Read More
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RHSA-2014:0419-1: Important: kernel security and bug fix update

Red Hat Errata - 13 hours 59 min ago
Red Hat Enterprise Linux: Updated kernel packages that fix one security issue and one bug are now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.3 Extended Update Support. The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having Important security impact. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available from the CVE link in the References section. CVE-2014-0101
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RHSA-2014:0420-1: Moderate: qemu-kvm security update

Red Hat Errata - Wed, 23/04/2014 - 12:10
Red Hat Enterprise Linux: Updated qemu-kvm packages that fix multiple security issues are now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6. The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having Moderate security impact. Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base scores, which give detailed severity ratings, are available for each vulnerability from the CVE links in the References section. CVE-2014-0142, CVE-2014-0143, CVE-2014-0144, CVE-2014-0145, CVE-2014-0146, CVE-2014-0147, CVE-2014-0148, CVE-2014-0150
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RHSA-2014:0421-1: Moderate: qemu-kvm-rhev security update

Red Hat Errata - Wed, 23/04/2014 - 12:10
Red Hat Enterprise Linux: Updated qemu-kvm-rhev packages that fix several security issues are now available for Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization. The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having Moderate security impact. Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base scores, which give detailed severity ratings, are available for each vulnerability from the CVE links in the References section. CVE-2014-0142, CVE-2014-0143, CVE-2014-0144, CVE-2014-0145, CVE-2014-0146, CVE-2014-0147, CVE-2014-0148, CVE-2014-0150
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RHBA-2014:0417-1: Red Hat OpenShift Enterprise 2.0.5 bugfix update

Red Hat Errata - Wed, 23/04/2014 - 12:10
Red Hat Enterprise Linux: OpenShift Enterprise by Red Hat release 2.0.5 is now available with updates to packages that fix a bug with libselinux usage.
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RHBA-2014:0411-1: util-linux-ng bug fix update

Red Hat Errata - Wed, 23/04/2014 - 12:10
Red Hat Enterprise Linux: Updated util-linux-ng packages that fix one bug are now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.3 Long Life.
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RHBA-2014:0410-1: device-mapper-multipath bug fix update

Red Hat Errata - Wed, 23/04/2014 - 12:10
Red Hat Enterprise Linux: Updated device-mapper-multipath packages that fix one bug are now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.
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RHSA-2014:0412-1: Critical: java-1.7.0-oracle security update

Red Hat Errata - Wed, 23/04/2014 - 07:30
Red Hat Enterprise Linux: Updated java-1.7.0-oracle packages that fix several security issues are now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and 6 Supplementary. The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having Critical security impact. Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base scores, which give detailed severity ratings, are available for each vulnerability from the CVE links in the References section. CVE-2013-6629, CVE-2013-6954, CVE-2014-0429, CVE-2014-0432, CVE-2014-0446, CVE-2014-0448, CVE-2014-0449, CVE-2014-0451, CVE-2014-0452, CVE-2014-0453, CVE-2014-0454, CVE-2014-0455, CVE-2014-0456, CVE-2014-0457, CVE-2014-0458, CVE-2014-0459, CVE-2014-0460, CVE-2014-0461, CVE-2014-1876, CVE-2014-2397, CVE-2014-2398, CVE-2014-2401, CVE-2014-2402, CVE-2014-2403, CVE-2014-2409, CVE-2014-2412, CVE-2014-2413, CVE-2014-2414, CVE-2014-2420, CVE-2014-2421, CVE-2014-2422, CVE-2014-2423, CVE-2014-2427, CVE-2014-2428
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RHSA-2014:0409-2: Important: python-keystoneclient security update

Red Hat Errata - Wed, 23/04/2014 - 07:30
Red Hat Enterprise Linux: Updated python-keystoneclient packages that fix one security issue are now available for Red Hat Storage 2.1. The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having Important security impact. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available from the CVE link in the References section. CVE-2014-0105
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NSA spying revelations have tired out China's Huawei

Security Alerts by Computerworld - Wed, 23/04/2014 - 06:47
Revelations about U.S. secret surveillance programs have left China's Huawei Technologies exhausted on the public relations front, a top company executive said Wednesday. Read More
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Coding error protects some Android apps from Heartbleed

Security Alerts by Computerworld - Wed, 23/04/2014 - 03:52
Some Android apps thought to be vulnerable to the Heartbleed bug were spared because of a common coding error in the way they implemented their own native OpenSSL library. Read More
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While Heartbleed distracts, hackers hit US universities

Security Alerts by Computerworld - Wed, 23/04/2014 - 01:11
The panic over the Heartbleed bug is proving to be a convenient distraction for hackers using standard techniques in a fresh wave of attacks targeting at least 18 U.S. universities, according to a computer security researcher. Read More
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Should Australians prepare for rubber-hose cryptanalysis?

Security Alerts by Computerworld - Wed, 23/04/2014 - 00:59
So Australians probably don't need to worry about getting their kneecaps broken if they don't hand over their private encryption keys just yet, but the Australian Crime Commission wants changes to the law in order to make it easier for law enforcement to decrypt secret communications. Read More
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Violin and Microsoft play a duet to speed up applications

Security Alerts by Computerworld - Wed, 23/04/2014 - 00:39
A partnership between Microsoft and Violin Memory will let enterprises tightly tie a new all-flash storage array to their servers, speeding up popular Microsoft applications. Read More
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Apple patches Secure Transport, but not because of Heartbleed

Security Alerts by Computerworld - Tue, 22/04/2014 - 20:13
Apple today issued a security-only update for OS X, patching 25 vulnerabilities in Mavericks, its newest operating system, and 7 bugs in older editions. Read More
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Google will push mobile app installs in search and YouTube

Security Alerts by Computerworld - Tue, 22/04/2014 - 18:41
Mobile users of Google's search and YouTube service will soon see more targeted ads that take them straight to the installation pages for advertisers' mobile apps. Read More
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Aereo argues that ruling against it could hurt cloud storage business

Security Alerts by Computerworld - Tue, 22/04/2014 - 18:14
If the U.S. Supreme Court rules that streaming video provider Aereo violates the copyrights of TV networks, it may also put cloud storage services at risk, the company's lawyer argued Monday. Read More
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RHSA-2014:0415-1: Important: libyaml security update

Red Hat Errata - Tue, 22/04/2014 - 17:30
Red Hat Enterprise Linux: Updated libyaml packages that fix two security issues are now available for Red Hat Common for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6. The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having Important security impact. Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base scores, which give detailed severity ratings, are available for each vulnerability from the CVE links in the References section. CVE-2013-6393, CVE-2014-2525
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