This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security
More vulnerabilities have been found in the gaim instant messaging
client. A stack-based buffer overflow bug was found in how gaim
processes a message containing a URL; a remote attacker could send a
carefully crafted message to cause the execution of arbitrary code on
the user's machine (CVE-2005-1261).
Another bug was found in how gaim handles malformed MSN messages; an
attacker could send a carefully crafted MSN message that would cause
gaim to crash (CVE-2005-1262).
Gaim version 1.3.0 fixes these issues and is provided with this
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5