openSUSE Security Update : pidgin-otr (openSUSE-2016-397)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update to pidgin-otr 4.0.2 fixes the following issue :

- CVE-2015-8833: use-after-free issue during SMP
(boo#970498)

It also contains new and updated translations.

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=970498

Solution :

Update the affected pidgin-otr packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 90172 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-8833

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