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The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.
Several bugfixes were done for the Instant Messenger Pidgin :
- Malformed responses to file transfers could cause a
buffer overflow in pidgin (CVE-2009-1373) and specially
crafted packets could crash it. (CVE-2009-1375)
- The fix against integer overflows in the msn protocol
handling was incomplete. (CVE-2009-1376)
- Fixed misparsing ICQ message as SMS DoS (CVE-2009-1889,
Also the Yahoo IM protocol was made to work again.
See also :
Apply ZYPP patch number 6342.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
Public Exploit Available : true