Fedora 13 : pidgin-2.7.4-1.fc13 (2010-16629)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 50441

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

New release 2.7.4

Full Upstream ChangeLog :

http://developer.pidgin.im/wiki/ChangeLog

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://developer.pidgin.im/wiki/ChangeLog

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=641921

http://www.nessus.org/u?5b18e21e

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 50441

File Name: fedora_2010-16629.nasl

Version: 1.12

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/11/02

Updated: 2019/08/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4

Temporal Score: 3

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

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

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2010/10/27

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-3711

BID: 44283

FEDORA: 2010-16629