openSUSE Security Update : pidgin-otr (openSUSE-SU-2012:0717-1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 74646


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


pidgin-otr was prone to a format string flaw in log_message_cb


Update the affected pidgin-otr packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 74646

File Name: openSUSE-2012-314.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/13

Modified: 2017/08/15

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.2

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:pidgin-otr, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:pidgin-otr-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:pidgin-otr-debugsource, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.4, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:12.1

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/06/04

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-2369

OSVDB: 82124