Pidgin Client Detection

info Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 8574
New! Plugin Severity Now Using CVSS v3

The calculated severity for Plugins has been updated to use CVSS v3 by default. Plugins that do not have a CVSS v3 score will fall back to CVSS v2 for calculating severity. Severity display preferences can be toggled in the settings dropdown.


The remote client is running an chat application


The remote host is running the Pidgin chat client.


Ensure that this application is in alignment with existing policies and guidelines

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Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 8574

Published: 10/23/2014

Updated: 6/1/2015