openSUSE Security Update : libQtWebKit-devel (openSUSE-SU-2011:1119-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Specially crafted font files could cause a single byte heap based
buffer overflow (CVE-2011-3193).

Specially crafted grey scale images could cause a heap based buffer
overflow (CVE-2011-3194).

The update also fixes the following non-security bugs :

- fix QFileDialog not showing system files (bnc#669604)

- fix font fallback handling (bnc#643848)

- add support for postgresql 8.3 and 9 (bnc#668210)

- Path added: bnc#592962 - Set application icon.

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2011-10/msg00007.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=592962
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=637275
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=643848
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=668210
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=669604
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=714984

Solution :

Update the affected libQtWebKit-devel packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75609 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-3193
CVE-2011-3194

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