openSUSE 10 Security Update : gaim (gaim-5421)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 34192
SynopsisThe remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
Description- specially crafted MSN SLP messages could cause an integer overflow in gaim. Attackers could potentially exploit that to execute arbitrary code (CVE-2008-2927).
Additionally a problem was fixed that prevented gaim clients from connecting to the ICQ network after a server change on July 1st 2008.
SolutionUpdate the affected gaim packages.