Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2007-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2007-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
It was discovered that Pidgin did not correctly handle certain logging
events. A remote attacker could send specially crafted messages and
cause the application to crash, leading to a denial of service.
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 28360 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2007-4999