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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2016-2368: Pidgin: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2016-2368: Pidgin: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
01/06/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

Multiple memory corruption vulnerabilities exist in the handling of the MXIT protocol in Pidgin. Specially crafted MXIT data sent via the server could result in multiple buffer overflows, potentially resulting in code execution or memory disclosure.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-net-im-pidgin

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