Fedora 13 : pidgin-2.6.6-1.fc13 (2010-1934)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 47286

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?6c03fc1a

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 47286

File Name: fedora_2010-1934.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Published: 2010/07/01

Modified: 2016/12/08

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:pidgin, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:13

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

Patch Publication Date: 2010/02/19

Reference Information

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

FEDORA: 2010-1934

CWE: 20, 399