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Security update for kdenetwork3-nld-InstantMessenger


(Last modified: 06SEP2005)

solutions Security update for kdenetwork3-nld-InstantMessenger SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (22f4a8af3319e755b6c5d84dec9f6552)

Applies to

Package: kdenetwork3-nld-InstantMessenger
Product(s): Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
Patch: patch-10477
Release: 20050906
Obsoletes: none


Everyone should update.



Problem description

This udpate fixes the following security issue:
Kopete contained a version of 'libgadu' which could be crashed by a specially crafted 'gadu' message (CAN-2005-1852).


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 kdenetwork3-nld-InstantMessenger.rpm

links to download packages

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Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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