openSUSE Security Update : finch (openSUSE-SU-2012:0066-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Remote users could crash pidgin via ICQ, SILC, XMPP and Yahoo
protocols (CVE-2011-4601, CVE-2011-4603, CVE-2011-4602,
CVE-2011-1091).

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-01/msg00025.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=736147

Solution :

Update the affected finch 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: 75830 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1091
CVE-2011-4601
CVE-2011-4602
CVE-2011-4603

Ready to Amp Up Your Nessus Experience?

Get Nessus Professional to scan unlimited IPs, run compliance checks & more

Buy Nessus Professional Now