Security update for Qt3


(Last modified: 19JUL2007)

solutions Security update for Qt3 SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (752b9410f9a13bf0bf8f487debdf1d53)

Applies to

Package: qt3
Product(s): SuSE Linux Desktop 1.0
SUSE LINUX Retail Solution 8
SuSE Linux School Server for i386
SuSE Linux Standard Server 8
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for x86
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IPF
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM iSeries and IBM pSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM S/390 and IBM zSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM zSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for AMD64
SuSE Linux Openexchange Server 4
Patch: patch-11580
Release: 20070719
Obsoletes: none


Everyone should update.



Problem description

Format string bugs in QTextEdit can be exploited via specially crafted HTML
tags to potentially execute code (CVE-2007-3388).


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 qt3.rpm qt3-non-mt.rpm qt3-devel.rpm qt3-postgresql.rpm qt3-unixODBC.rpm qt3-mysql.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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