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Bug 163811 - CAN-2005-1852 Kopete gadu-gadu flaws
Summary: CAN-2005-1852 Kopete gadu-gadu flaws
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: kdenetwork
Version: 4.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
: ---
Assignee: Ngo Than
QA Contact: Ben Levenson
Whiteboard: public=20050721,impact=critical,sourc...
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2005-07-21 11:54 UTC by Mark J. Cox
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:07 UTC (History)
0 users

Fixed In Version: RHSA-2005-639
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2005-07-22 01:26:34 UTC
Target Upstream Version:

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System ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2005:639 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Critical: kdenetwork security update 2005-07-21 04:00:00 UTC

Description Mark J. Cox 2005-07-21 11:54:25 UTC
"Kopete contains a copy of libgadu that is used if
no compatible version is installed in the system. Several
input validation errors have been reported in libgadu
that can lead to integer overflows and remote DoS or
arbitrary code execution."

Affects: RHEL4 (not RHEL3, not RHEL2.1)

Comment 1 Ngo Than 2005-07-21 13:36:57 UTC
i built new kdenetwork-3.3.1-2.2 in dist-4.0-errata-candidate tree. it fixes
this problem.

Comment 2 Red Hat Bugzilla 2005-07-22 01:26:34 UTC
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.

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