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Pidgin < 2.5.9 Buffer Overflow

High

Synopsis

The remote host is affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability.

Description

The remote host is running Pidgin 2.5.9. Such versions reportedly trigger an memcpy to an invalid location in memory when receiving two consecutive specially crafted SLP message.

Solution

Upgrade to Pidgin 2.5.9 or later.