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USN-548-1: Pidgin vulnerability

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USN-548-1: Pidgin vulnerability

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
10/29/2007
Created
07/25/2018
Added
05/06/2013
Modified
07/09/2020

Description

libpurple in Pidgin 2.1.0 through 2.2.1, when using HTML logging, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL dereference and application crash) via a message that contains invalid HTML data, a different vector than CVE-2007-4996.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-libpurple0

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