FreeBSD : gaim -- remote DoS on receiving malformed HTML (142353df-b5cc-11d9-a788-0001020eed82)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

The GAIM team reports :

Receiving malformed HTML can result in an invalid memory access
causing Gaim to crash.

See also :

http://gaim.sourceforge.net/security/index.php?id=11
http://gaim.sourceforge.net/security/index.php?id=12
http://www.nessus.org/u?a225c50c

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 18848 (freebsd_pkg_142353dfb5cc11d9a7880001020eed82.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0208
CVE-2005-0473

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