SuSE 10 Security Update : gaim (ZYPP Patch Number 6350)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

- malformed responses to file transfers could cause a
buffer overflow in pidgin. (CVE-2009-1373)

- the fix against integer overflows in the msn protocol
handling was incomplete. (CVE-2009-1376)

- certain ICQ message types could crash pidgin.
(CVE-2009-1889)

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-1373.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-1376.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-1889.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 6350.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 51744 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-1373
CVE-2009-1376
CVE-2009-1889

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