SuSE 11.3 Security Update : pidgin (SAT Patch Number 10078)

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


Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

This pidgin update fixes the following security issues :

- remote information leak via crafted XMPP message.
(CVE-2014-3698). (bnc#902408)

- denial of service parsing Groupwise server message.
(CVE-2014-3696). (bnc#902410)

- crash in MXit protocol plug-in (CVE-2014-3695).
(bnc#902409)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=902408
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=902409
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=902410
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-3695.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-3696.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-3698.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 10078.

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: 80022 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-3695
CVE-2014-3696
CVE-2014-3698

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