openSUSE Security Update : telepathy-gabble (openSUSE-SU-2013:0518-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

telepathy-gabble was updated to fix a remote denial of service attack
using NULL ptr dereferences during hashing. (CVE-2013-1769).

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-03/msg00085.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=807449

Solution :

Update the affected telepathy-gabble packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 74937 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-1769

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