Debian DSA-1610-1 : gaim - integer overflow
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 33508
SynopsisThe remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
DescriptionIt was discovered that gaim, an multi-protocol instant messaging client, was vulnerable to several integer overflows in its MSN protocol handlers. These could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code.
SolutionUpgrade the gaim package.
For the stable distribution (etch), this problem has been fixed in version 1:2.0.0+beta5-10etch1.