openSUSE Security Update : empathy (openSUSE-SU-2011:1257-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 75475


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Insufficient quoting of nick names allowed attackers to inject arbitrary html (CVE-2011-3635)


Update the affected empathy packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 75475

File Name: suse_11_3_empathy-111104.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/13

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:empathy, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:empathy-lang, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:nautilus-sendto-plugin-empathy, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2011/11/04

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-3635

OSVDB: 76485