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Security update for Mono

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(Last modified: 27SEP2007)


solutions Security update for Mono SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (d0359f168a78b760e3877171eaee18fd)

Applies to

Package: bytefx-data-mysql
ibm-data-db2
mono-basic
mono-core
mono-data
mono-data-firebird
mono-data-oracle
mono-data-postgresql
mono-data-sqlite
mono-data-sybase
mono-devel
mono-devel-oes
mono-extras
mono-ikvm
mono-jscript
mono-locale-extras
mono-nunit
mono-web
mono-winforms
Product(s): SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP1 for x86
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP1 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
SLE SDK 10 SP1 for x86
SLE SDK 10 SP1 for IPF
SLE SDK 10 SP1 for IBM iSeries and IBM pSeries
SLE SDK 10 SP1 for IBM zSeries
SLE SDK 10 SP1 for X86-64
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 for x86
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 for IPF
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 for IBM POWER
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 for IBM zSeries 64bit
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
Open Enterprise Server
Patch: patch-11805Zypp-Patch-Number: 4453
Release: 20070927
Obsoletes: none

Indications

Everyone should update.

Contraindications

None.

Problem description

This update fixes a buffer overflow in Mono's BigInteger implementation.

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 bytefx-data-mysql.rpm ibm-data-db2.rpm mono-basic.rpm mono-core.rpm mono-data.rpm mono-data-firebird.rpm mono-data-oracle.rpm mono-data-postgresql.rpm mono-data-sqlite.rpm mono-data-sybase.rpm mono-devel.rpm mono-devel-oes.rpm mono-extras.rpm mono-ikvm.rpm mono-jscript.rpm mono-locale-extras.rpm mono-nunit.rpm mono-web.rpm mono-winforms.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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