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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2012-2369: pidgin-otr: Arbitrary code execution

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2012-2369: pidgin-otr: Arbitrary code execution

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
05/23/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
01/08/2018

Description

Format string vulnerability in the log_message_cb function in otr-plugin.c in the Off-the-Record Messaging (OTR) pidgin-otr plugin before 3.2.1 for Pidgin might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via format string specifiers in data that generates a log message.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-x11-plugins-pidgin-otr

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