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Security update for package xfstt


(Last modified: 07AUG2003)

solutions Security update for package xfstt SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (aae7247f7dc8c89d3949ff50d6d3f581)

Applies to

Product(s): SuSE eMail Server 3.1
SuSE eMail Server III
SuSE Linux Connectivity Server
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 7 for IA32
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 7 for IA64
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 7 for PowerPC
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 7 for S/390 and zSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 7 for IBM zSeries
SuSE Linux Office Server

Package: xfstt
Release: 20030807
Obsoletes: none


Everyone using xfstt in an untrusted environment should update.



Problem description

Security fix for memory corruption in xfstt's network data handling code. This bug leads to remote denial-of-service and may lead to remote code execution.


Please install the updates provided at the location noted below.

Installation notes

This update is provided as a RPM package that can be easily installed onto a running system by using this command:
rpm -Fvh xfstt.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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