Fedora 12 : pidgin-2.6.6-1.fc12 (2010-1383)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 47252

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

2.6.6 with security and numerous minor bug fixes CVE-2010-0277 CVE-2010-0420 CVE-2010-0423

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

Update the affected pidgin package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=554335

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=565786

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=565792

http://www.nessus.org/u?83e02803

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 47252

File Name: fedora_2010-1383.nasl

Version: 1.13

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/07/01

Updated: 2018/07/12

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

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:fedoraproject:fedora:pidgin, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:12

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2010/02/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-0013, CVE-2010-0277, CVE-2010-0420, CVE-2010-0423

BID: 37524, 38294

FEDORA: 2010-1383

CWE: 20, 22, 399