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Security update for xmodules


(Last modified: 14SEP2006)

solutions Security update for xmodules SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (9bfe66db74d441d24cdac66236512bfd)

Applies to

Package: xmodules
Product(s): 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 AMD64
SuSE Linux Openexchange Server 4
Patch: patch-11213
Release: 20060914
Obsoletes: none


Everyone should install this update.



Problem description

An integer overflow vulnerability when rendering CID-keyed fonts has been found. (CVE-2006-3739, CVE-2006-3740)


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 xmodules.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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