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Security update for openwbem

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(Last modified: 30SEP2005)


solutions Security update for openwbem SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (25258ab3ab19e0642be41de4f518cee3)

Applies to

Package: openwbem
openwbem-devel
Product(s): SUSE CORE 9 for x86
SUSE CORE 9 for Itanium Processor Family
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM POWER
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM S/390 31bit
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM zSeries 64bit
SUSE CORE 9 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
Novell Linux POS 9
Open Enterprise Server
Patch: patch-10504
Release: 20050930
Obsoletes: none

Indications

All users of openwbem should update.

Contraindications

None.

Problem description

A handful of potential buffer-overflow vulnerabilities have been fixed.

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 openwbem.rpm openwbem-devel.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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