Fedora has updated file (F21:
Gentoo has updated chromium (multiple vulnerabilities).
Mageia has updated dbus (denial of service), glibc (two vulnerabilities), kernel (multiple vulnerabilities), patch (multiple vulnerabilities), postgresql (multiple vulnerabilities), and x11-server (information leak/denial of service).
openSUSE has updated mdadm (13.2:
Ubuntu has updated php5 (14.10,
14.04, 12.04: multiple vulnerabilities) and unzip (14.10, 14.04, 12.04: code execution).
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