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Mageia 2021-0060: php-pear security update


The updated php-pear packages fix a security vulnerability in component Archive_tar, a symlink out-of-path write vulnerability. Tar.php in Archive_Tar through 1.4.11 allows write operations with Directory Traversal due to inadequate checking of symbolic links. (CVE-2020-36193).

Mageia 2021-0059: dnsmasq security update


Multiples vulnerabilities have been discovered in dnsmasq up to version 2.82: - subtle errors in dnsmasq's protections against cache-poisoning attacks (CVE-2020-25684, CVE-2020-25685 and CVE-2020-25686) - buffer overflow in dnsmasq's DNSSEC code (CVE-2020-25681, CVE-2020-25682, CVE-2020-25683 and CVE-2020-25687)

Mageia 2021-0057: db53 security update


Vulnerability in the Data Store component of Oracle Berkeley DB. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows low privileged attacker having Local Logon privilege with logon to the infrastructure where Data Store executes to compromise Data Store. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized ability to cause a partial denial of service (partial DOS) of Data

Mageia 2021-0056: sudo security update


A serious heap-based buffer overflow has been discovered in sudo that is exploitable by any local user. It has been given the name Baron Samedit by its discoverer. The bug can be leveraged to elevate privileges to root, even if the user is not listed in the sudoers file. User authentication is not required to exploit the bug (CVE-2021-3156).

Mageia 2021-0054: python-pip security update


It was discovered that pip did not properly sanitize the filename during pip install. A remote attacker could possible use this issue to read and write arbitrary files on the host filesystem as root, resulting in a directory traversal attack (CVE-2019-20916).

Mageia 2021-0053: glibc security update


Security fixes: - fix buffer overrun in EUC-KR conversion module [bz #2497] (CVE-2019-25013) - arm: CVE-2020-6096: Fix multiarch memcpy for negative length [BZ #25620] - arm: CVE-2020-6096: fix memcpy and memmove for negative length [BZ #25620] - iconv: Fix incorrect UCS4 inner loop bounds [BZ #26923] (CVE-2020-29562)

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