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Gaim < 1.0.2 Multiple Vulnerabilities

Medium

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.

Description

The 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 that may allow an attacker to disable this client remotely or to execute arbitrary code on the remote host.

Solution

Update to Gaim 1.0.2 or higher.