This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
Multiple vulnerabilities has been discovered and corrected in pidgin :
A series of specially crafted file transfer requests can cause clients
to reference invalid memory. The user must have accepted one of the
file transfer requests (CVE-2012-2214).
Incoming messages with certain characters or character encodings can
cause clients to crash (CVE-2012-2318).
This update provides pidgin 2.10.4, which is not vulnerable to these
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : false