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Security update for evolution

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(Last modified: 05JUL2007)


solutions Security update for evolution SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (49ddc1710da25d618b1e7a9a8b2194b5)

Applies to

Package: evolution
evolution-devel
evolution-pilot
Product(s): SuSE Linux Desktop 1.0
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
Patch: patch-11560
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.rpm evolution-devel.rpm evolution-pilot.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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