This script is Copyright (C) 2014-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
pidgin was updated to fix security issues :
- Fix a crash when receiving UPnP responses with
abnormally long values. (CVE-2013-0274)
- Fix a crash in Sametime when a malicious server sends us
an abnormally long user ID. (CVE-2013-0273)
- 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
- Fix a bug where a remote MXit user could possibly
specify a local file path to be written to.
See also :
Update the affected pidgin packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
Public Exploit Available : false