Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 21st Apr 2006 22:08 UTC
Mac OS X Secunia said there are potential vulnerabilities in the Mac OS X operating system, first noticed by Tom Ferris. The firm described the holes as 'highly critical', meaning that systems could be compromised if crooks dive in. Secunia said the potential holes are in version 10.4.6, but other versions might be affected too.
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RE: Let's get the real picture...
by somebody on Sat 22nd Apr 2006 18:22 UTC in reply to "Let's get the real picture..."
somebody
Member since:
2005-07-07

Wow, now if you would proceed and check locality and how critical those advisories are.

Tho more critical, the more worried you get. If they are also remote you should be panicking.

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MikeekiM Member since:
2005-11-16

Wow, now if you would proceed and check locality and how critical those advisories are.

You mean like this one?

Linux Kernel Multiple Vulnerabilities
Partial Fix. Secunia Advisory 28 of 33 in 2005
Release Date:
2005-02-16 Secunia Advisory ID:
SA14295 Solution Status:
Partial Fix
Criticality:
Impact:
Unknown
Hijacking
Security Bypass
Exposure of sensitive information
Privilege escalation
DoS
Where:
From remote
Short Description:
Some vulnerabilities have been reported in the Linux kernel. These can be exploited by malicious, local users to gain knowledge of potentially sensitive information, cause a DoS (Denial of Service), or gain escalated privileges, or by malicious people to cause a DoS or bypass certain security restrictions. [Read More]

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