Gaim < 0.82 Multiple Overflows
Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2159
SynopsisThe remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.
DescriptionThe remote host appears to be running Gaim, a popular open-source multi-protocol instant messenger. It is reported that this version of Gaim is prone to multiple vulnerabilities including several buffer and heap overflows. These vulnerabilities may permit an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote computer.
SolutionUpgrade to Gaim 0.82.0 or higher.