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Ubuntu: USN-3031-1 (CVE-2016-2368): Pidgin vulnerabilities

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Ubuntu: USN-3031-1 (CVE-2016-2368): Pidgin vulnerabilities

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
07/12/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
07/12/2016
Modified
04/25/2018

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)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-libpurple0

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