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Alpine Linux: CVE-2016-2375: MXIT Suggested Contacts Memory Disclosure Vulnerability

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Alpine Linux: CVE-2016-2375: MXIT Suggested Contacts Memory Disclosure Vulnerability

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
01/06/2017
Created
12/18/2019
Added
11/08/2019
Modified
11/08/2019

Description

An exploitable out-of-bounds read exists in the handling of the MXIT protocol in Pidgin. Specially crafted MXIT contact information sent from the server can result in memory disclosure.

Solution(s)

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-pidgin

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