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Almost half the security bugs chronicled by Secunia in the last year were not covered by a patch at the time of their publication. That figure, actually 45 per cent, may seem dangerously high but the firm reports that it has actually improved from 47 per cent to 55 per cent a year ago. This indicates that more researchers are …

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  1. Anomalous Cowturd
    Linux

    Windows blah blah Adobe blah blah

    Phew, you had me worried there.

    NOT!

    1. Anonymous Coward
      FAIL

      Yawn....

      ..Linux 'tards never needs to patch..oh wait....

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      Debian Security Advisory DSA-2276-2 security@debian.org

      http://www.debian.org/security/ Luciano Bello

      July 11, 2011 http://www.debian.org/security/faq

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      Package : asterisk

      Vulnerability : multiple denial of service

      Problem type : remote

      Debian-specific: no

      CVE ID : CVE-2011-2529 CVE-2011-2535

      Debian Bug : 631445 631446 631448 633481

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      Debian Security Advisory DSA-2277-1 security@debian.org

      http://www.debian.org/security/ Nico Golde

      July 10, 2011 http://www.debian.org/security/faq

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      Package : xml-security-c

      Vulnerability : stack-based buffer overflow

      Problem type : local/remote

      Debian-specific: no

      CVE ID : CVE-2011-2516

      Debian bug : 632973

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      Red Hat Security Advisory

      Synopsis: Important: kernel security and bug fix update

      Advisory ID: RHSA-2011:0927-01

      Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux

      Advisory URL: https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2011-0927.html

      Issue date: 2011-07-15

      CVE Names: CVE-2010-4649 CVE-2011-0695 CVE-2011-0711

      CVE-2011-1044 CVE-2011-1182 CVE-2011-1573

      CVE-2011-1576 CVE-2011-1593 CVE-2011-1745

      CVE-2011-1746 CVE-2011-1776 CVE-2011-1936

      CVE-2011-2022 CVE-2011-2213 CVE-2011-2492

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      1. Summary:

      Updated kernel packages that fix multiple security issues and several bugs

      are now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.

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