openSUSE Security Update : pidgin-otr (openSUSE-SU-2012:0717-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

pidgin-otr was prone to a format string flaw in log_message_cb

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-06/msg00005.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=762498

Solution :

Update the affected pidgin-otr packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.2
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 74646 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-2369

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