SuSE 10 Security Update : pidgin (ZYPP Patch Number 6463)

High Nessus Plugin ID 51724


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


This update of pidgin fixes a remote arbitrary code execution vulnerability in MSN SLP packet processing code. (CORE-2009-0727)


Apply ZYPP patch number 6463.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 51724

File Name: suse_finch-6463.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/01/27

Modified: 2012/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/08/25