openSUSE Security Update : libgadu (openSUSE-SU-2014:0722-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Update to version 1.11.4, bugfix release :

+ Fix buffer overflow with remote code execution
potential. Only triggerable by a Gadu-Gadu server or a
man-in-the-middle. CVE-2013-6487 (bnc#861019,
bnc#878540)

+ Fix memory overwrite in file transfer with proxy server.
CVE-2014-3775 (bnc#878540)

+ Minor fixes reported by Pidgin project members.

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-05/msg00082.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=878540

Solution :

Update the affected libgadu 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 : 6.5
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75378 ()

Bugtraq ID: 65188
67471

CVE ID: CVE-2013-6487
CVE-2014-3775

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