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Security update for xine-lib


(Last modified: 19JUN2006)

solutions Security update for xine-lib SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (0a7f58871a5a530b19a524e257644ed7)

Applies to

Package: xine-lib
Product(s): Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
SLES SDK 9 for x86
SLES SDK 9 for IBM iSeries and IBM pSeries
SLES SDK 9 for IBM S/390 and IBM zSeries
SLES SDK 9 for IBM zSeries
SLES SDK 9 for X86-64
Patch: patch-11049
Release: 20060619
Obsoletes: none


Everyone should update.



Problem description

Missing length checks in the HTTP plugin could lead to a buffer
overflow on the heap (CVE-2006-2802).


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 xine-lib.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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