openSUSE Security Update : finch (openSUSE-SU-2011:0021-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

A NULL pointer dereference DoS has been fixed in pidgin. CVE-2010-4528
has been assigned to this issue.

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2011-01/msg00010.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=661497

Solution :

Update the affected finch packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75488 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-4528

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