SuSE 11.1 Security Update : pidgin (SAT Patch Number 5586)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

Remote users could have crashed pidgin via ICQ, SILC, XMPP and Yahoo
protocols (CVE-2011-4601 / CVE-2011-4603 / CVE-2011-4602 /
CVE-2011-1091). This has been fixed.

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=736147
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=736161
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=736162
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=736189
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-1091.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-4601.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-4602.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-4603.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 5586.

Risk factor :

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

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 57465 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1091
CVE-2011-4601
CVE-2011-4602
CVE-2011-4603

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