Fedora 12 : pidgin-sipe-1.9.1-1.fc12 (2010-4848)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Contributed File transfer functionality. File encryption
is supported. (Jakub Adam, Tomas Hrabik) * NTLMv2 and
NTLMv2 Session Security support (pier11) * Implemented
SIP Authentication Extensions protocol version 4 and 3
(pier11) * Adoption for commercial UNIX - HP/UX, Irix,
Solaris - big endian fixes and build improvements (Peter
Fales, Stefan Becker) * Packaged for Maemo platform
(Nokia N900, etc.) at Maemo.org. Works with Pidgin from
the same site. (Stefan Becker)

- Adoption of file transfer for Windows build (pier11) *
Official Debian package files in contrib (Anibal Avelar)
* another shot at presence update problems (Stefan
Becker) * fix crash caused by uninitialized security
contexts (Stefan Becker) * Code analysis with Coverity
Prevent. (Stefan Becker) * Updated translations: 'ru'
(100%, pier11), 'de' (100%, Stefan Becker) * 'es' &
'pt_BR' (100%, Anibal Avelar) * Fix for 'SIP/2.0 481
Call leg unavailable' error (Anibal Avelar) * Increased
libpurple build requisite to >= 2.4.0

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=512170
http://www.nessus.org/u?3da9aa27

Solution :

Update the affected pidgin-sipe package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 47372 (fedora_2010-4848.nasl)

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