Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2008-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2009-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
It was discovered that the Gadu library, used by some Instant
Messaging clients, did not correctly verify certain packet sizes from
the server. If a user connected to a malicious server, clients using
Gadu could be made 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: 36984 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2008-4776