Fedora 13 : pidgin-sipe-1.9.1-1.fc13 (2010-4859)

High Nessus Plugin ID 47373


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Contributed File transfer functionality. File encryption is supported. (Jakub Adam, Tomas Hrabik) * NTLMv2 and NTLMv2 Session Security support (pier11) * Implemented SIP Authentication Extensions protocol version 4 and 3 (pier11) * Adoption for commercial UNIX - HP/UX, Irix, Solaris - big endian fixes and build improvements (Peter Fales, Stefan Becker) * Packaged for Maemo platform (Nokia N900, etc.) at Maemo.org. Works with Pidgin from the same site. (Stefan Becker)

- Adoption of file transfer for Windows build (pier11) * Official Debian package files in contrib (Anibal Avelar)
* another shot at presence update problems (Stefan Becker) * fix crash caused by uninitialized security contexts (Stefan Becker) * Code analysis with Coverity Prevent. (Stefan Becker) * Updated translations: 'ru' (100%, pier11), 'de' (100%, Stefan Becker) * 'es' & 'pt_BR' (100%, Anibal Avelar) * Fix for 'SIP/2.0 481 Call leg unavailable' error (Anibal Avelar) * Increased libpurple build requisite to >= 2.4.0

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.


Update the affected pidgin-sipe package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 47373

File Name: fedora_2010-4859.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/07/01

Modified: 2015/10/20

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2010/03/20

Reference Information

FEDORA: 2010-4859