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by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#214 Critical glibc vulnerability puts all Linux machines at risk
Glibc, the GNU C library at the core of last year’s GHOST vulnerability, is vulnerable to another critical flaw affecting nearly all Linux machines, as well as API web services and major web frameworks where the code runs. The flaw, CVE-2015-7547, is a stack-based buffer overflow in the glibc DNS client-side resolver that puts Linux machines at risk for remote code execution. The flaw is triggered when the getaddrinfo() library function is used, Google said today in its advisory.
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#214 Critical glibc vulnerability puts all Linux machines at risk
#213 Dridex: Financial Trojan aggressively spread in millions of spam emails each day
#212 Mandated encryption backdoors? Such a bad idea, says ENISA cybersecurity agency
#211 Online security? Just let me Google that
#210 Disabled PadCrypt ransomware includes live chat
#209 WhiteHat Hacker stole crypto keys from an offline laptop in another room
#208 The best antivirus software for Android Report
#207 Libgraphite Font Processing Vulnerabilities
#206 Hollywood hospital held to ransom by hackers
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