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(Last modified: 05JUL2007)


solutions Security update for evolution-data-server SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (05f2191a0a3c694e34ebe389d55eb5ab)

Applies to

Package: evolution-data-server
evolution-data-server-devel
Product(s): SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP1 for x86
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP1 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 for x86
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 for IPF
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 for IBM POWER
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 for IBM zSeries 64bit
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
Zypp-Patch-Number: 3826
Release: 20070705
Obsoletes: none

Indications

Install this update.

Contraindications

None.

Problem description

A malicious IMAP server could execute code within evolution by sending a
malformed response to a SEQUENCE command. (CVE-2007-3257)

Solution

Please install the updates provided at the location noted below.

Installation notes

This update is provided as an RPM package that can easily be installed onto a running system by using this command:
rpm -Fvh evolution-data-server.rpm evolution-data-server-devel.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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