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Security update for Novell GroupWise client


(Last modified: 08OCT2007)

solutions Security update for Novell GroupWise client SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (30c1436cb2f6dd335b3ef9f118dc7004)

Applies to

Package: novell-groupwise-gwclient
Product(s): SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP1 for x86
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP1 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
Zypp-Patch-Number: 4494
Release: 20071008
Obsoletes: none


Everyone should update.



Problem description

This update fixes a security vulnerability in the GroupWise system that allows a malicious user to intercept authentication credentials through a 'man in the middle' attack. (CVE-2007-5195, CVE-2007-5196)


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 novell-groupwise-gwclient.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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