Slackware 10.0 / 10.1 / 9.0 / 9.1 / current : gaim (SSA:2005-242-03)

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

Synopsis :

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description :

New gaim packages are available for Slackware 9.0, 9.1, 10.0, 10.1,
and -current to fix some security issues. including: AIM/ICQ away
message buffer overflow AIM/ICQ non-UTF-8 filename crash Gadu-Gadu
memory alignment bug Sites that use GAIM should upgrade to the new

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected gaim package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: Slackware Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 19860 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-2102

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