openSUSE Security Update : pidgin (openSUSE-2011-35)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

specially crafted SILC messages could crash libpurple (CVE-2011-3594)

Solution :

Update the affected pidgin packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 74523 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-3594

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