openSUSE Security Update : finch (finch-1625)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of pidgin fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2009-3026: CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 Allowed to send
confidential data unencrypted even if SSL was chosen by
user.

- CVE-2009-3025: CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 Remote denial of
service in yahoo IM plug-in.

- CVE-2009-3083: CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 Remote denial of
service in MSN plug-in.

- CVE-2009-3084: CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 Remote denial of
service in MSN plug-in.

- CVE-2009-3085: CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 Remote denial of
service in XMPP plug-in.

- CVE-2009-3615: CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 Remote denial of
service in ICQ plug-in.

- QQ protocol upgrade Migrate all QQ accounts to QQ2008.

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=535570
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=535832
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=536602
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=548072

Solution :

Update the affected finch packages.

Risk factor :

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

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 43050 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-3025
CVE-2009-3026
CVE-2009-3083
CVE-2009-3084
CVE-2009-3085
CVE-2009-3615

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