SuSE 11.2 Security Update : pidgin (SAT Patch Number 7429)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 65024
The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.
pidgin was updated to fix 4 security issues : - Fixed a crash when receiving UPnP responses with abnormally long values. (CVE-2013-0274, bnc#804742) - Fixed a crash in Sametime protocol when a malicious server sends us an abnormally long user ID. (CVE-2013-0273, bnc#804742) - Fixed a bug where the MXit server or a man-in-the-middle could potentially send specially crafted data that could overflow a buffer and lead to a crash or remote code execution. (CVE-2013-0272, bnc#804742) - Fixed a bug where a remote MXit user could possibly specify a local file path to be written to. (CVE-2013-0271, bnc#804742)