FreeBSD : libpurple -- multiple vulnerabilities (549787c1-8916-11e2-8549-68b599b52a02)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

Pidgin reports :

libpurple

Fix a crash when receiving UPnP responses with abnormally long values.

MXit

Fix two bugs where a remote MXit user could possibly specify a local
file path to be written to.

Fix a bug where the MXit server or a man-in-the-middle could
potentially send specially crafted data that could overflow a buffer
and lead to a crash or remote code execution.

Sametime

Fix a crash in Sametime when a malicious server sends us an abnormally
long user ID.

See also :

https://developer.pidgin.im/wiki/ChangeLog
http://www.nessus.org/u?1d7f1114

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 65184 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-0271
CVE-2013-0272
CVE-2013-0273
CVE-2013-0274

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