Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : pidgin (MDVSA-2012:105)
High Nessus Plugin ID 61958
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA vulnerability has been discovered and corrected in pidgin :
Incorrect handing of inline images in incoming instant messages can cause a buffer overflow and in some cases can be exploited to execute arbitrary code (CVE-2012-3374).
This update provides pidgin 2.10.6, which is not vulnerable to this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.