openSUSE 10 Security Update : libpurple (libpurple-4671)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 28205


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update fixes a crash in pidgin when specifying invalid HMTL.


Update the affected libpurple packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 28205

File Name: suse_libpurple-4671.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/11/14

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpurple, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpurple-devel, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2007/11/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-4999

CWE: 20