Slackware 12.0 / 12.1 / 12.2 / 13.0 / current : pidgin (SSA:2010-024-03)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 44122

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VPR Score: 4.5

Synopsis

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description

New pidgin packages are available for Slackware 12.0, 12.1, 12.2, 13.0, and -current to fix a security issue.

Solution

Update the affected pidgin package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?e81ca8f1

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 44122

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2010-024-03.nasl

Version: 1.15

Type: local

Published: 2010/01/25

Updated: 2021/01/14

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 4.5

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.9

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:pidgin, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:12.0, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:12.1, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:12.2, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:13.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Slackware/release, Host/Slackware/packages

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2010/01/25

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-0013

BID: 37524

SSA: 2010-024-03

CWE: 22