12 Oct 2012
This covers vulnerabilities where malicious people are able to gain system access and execute arbitrary code with the privileges of a local user.
This covers vulnerabilities or security issues where malicious users or people can bypass certain security mechanisms of the application.
The actual impact varies significantly depending on the design and purpose of the affected application.
Ubuntu has issued an update for firefox. This fixes two vulnerabilities, which can be exploited by malicious people to bypass certain security restrictions and compromise a user's system.
For more information:
Apply updated packages.
-- Ubuntu 12.04 LTS --
-- Ubuntu 10.04 LTS --