Novell is now a part of Micro Focus

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.


The Origin of this information may be internal or external to Novell. Novell makes all reasonable efforts to verify this information. However, the information provided in this document is for your information only. Novell makes no explicit or implied claims to the validity of this information.

Any trademarks referenced in this document are the property of their respective owners. Consult your product manuals for complete trademark information.

© Copyright Micro Focus or one of its affiliates