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Security update for CASA


(Last modified: 17FEB2006)

solutions Security update for CASA SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (eb79800a3d8a5cb6599b75e30f0ba133)

Applies to

Package: CASA
Product(s): Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
Open Enterprise Server
Patch: patch-10879
Release: 20060217
Obsoletes: none


Everyone should update.



Problem description

This update fixes an exploitable buffer overflow in the pam_micasa
authentication module (CVE-2006-0736).


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 CASA.rpm CASA-gui.rpm CASA-devel.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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