FreeBSD : gaim -- MSN remote DoS vulnerability (ad5e70bb-c429-11d9-ac59-02061b08fc24)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 19077
SynopsisThe remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.
DescriptionThe GAIM team reports :
Potential remote denial of service bug resulting from not checking a pointer for non-NULL before passing it to strncmp, which results in a crash. This can be triggered by a remote client sending an SLP message with an empty body.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.