Slackware 10.0 / 9.0 / 9.1 / current : gaim (SSA:2004-296-01)

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Synopsis :

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description :

New gaim packages are available for Slackware 9.0, 9.1, 10.0 and
-current to fix a buffer overflow in the MSN protocol. Sites that use
GAIM should upgrade to the new version.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?10a891bc

Solution :

Update the affected gaim package.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Slackware Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 18760 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0891