Fedora Core 2 : gaim-1.2.1-1.fc2 (2005-298)

High Nessus Plugin ID 18332


The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.


http://gaim.sourceforge.net/security/ http://gaim.sourceforge.net/ChangeLog gaim-1.2.1 resolves CVE-2005-0965 and CVE-2005-0966 as well as some crashes in the jabber and yahoo protocols. Read upstream's pages above for more details.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected gaim and / or gaim-debuginfo packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 18332

File Name: fedora_2005-298.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2005/05/19

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:gaim, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:gaim-debuginfo, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora_core:2

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2005/04/05

Reference Information

FEDORA: 2005-298