Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2014 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
It was discovered that Pidgin incorrectly handled certain messages
from Gadu-Gadu file relay servers. A malicious remote server or a man
in the middle could use this issue to cause Pidgin to crash, resulting
in a denial of service, or possibly execute arbitrary code.
Update the affected libpurple0 and / or pidgin packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 74135 ()
Bugtraq ID: 67471
CVE ID: CVE-2014-3775
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