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openSUSE-RU-2010:0483-1 (moderate): star: This updates fixes a buffer overflow in star.
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  • Date: Mon, 9 Aug 2010 17:08:15 +0200 (CEST)
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openSUSE Recommended Update: star: This updates fixes a buffer overflow in

Announcement ID: openSUSE-RU-2010:0483-1
Rating: moderate
References: #625527
Affected Products:
openSUSE 11.3

An update that has one recommended fix can now be installed.


star is trying to copy data into buffer which is not long
enough, leading to buffer overflow and crash. Fixed bz this

Patch Instructions:

To install this openSUSE Recommended Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

- openSUSE 11.3:

zypper in -t patch star-2864

To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".

Package List:

- openSUSE 11.3 (i586 src x86_64):



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