FreeBSD : gaim -- Yahoo! remote crash vulnerability (2701611f-df5c-11d9-b875-0001020eed82)

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Jacopo Ottaviani reports that Gaim can be crashed by being offered
files with names containing non-ASCII characters via the Yahoo!
protocol.

See also :

http://gaim.sourceforge.net/security/index.php?id=18
http://www.nessus.org/u?d7ce573c

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)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 18876 (freebsd_pkg_2701611fdf5c11d9b8750001020eed82.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 13931

CVE ID: CVE-2005-1269

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