Fedora 11 : pidgin-2.6.6-1.fc11 (2010-1279)

This script is Copyright (C) 2010-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

2.6.6 with security and numerous minor bug fixes CVE-2010-0277
CVE-2010-0420 CVE-2010-0423

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=554335
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=565786
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=565792
http://www.nessus.org/u?d8db0720

Solution :

Update the affected pidgin package.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 47244 (fedora_2010-1279.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 36071
36277
37524
38294

CVE ID: CVE-2009-2694
CVE-2010-0013
CVE-2010-0277
CVE-2010-0420
CVE-2010-0423

Ready to Amp Up Your Nessus Experience?

Get Nessus Professional to scan unlimited IPs, run compliance checks & more

Buy Nessus Professional Now