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CVE-2013-6478 at MITRE

Description

gtkimhtml.c in Pidgin before 2.10.8 does not properly interact with underlying library support for wide Pango layouts, which allows user-assisted remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a long URL that is examined with a tooltip.

NVD CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Novell/SUSE information

Novell Bugzilla entry: 861019

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SLE 11 SP3 DEBUGINFO
  • pidgin-debuginfo >= 2.6.6-0.23.1
  • pidgin-debugsource >= 2.6.6-0.23.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 9213
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP3
  • finch >= 2.6.6-0.23.1
  • finch-devel >= 2.6.6-0.23.1
  • libpurple >= 2.6.6-0.23.1
  • libpurple-devel >= 2.6.6-0.23.1
  • libpurple-lang >= 2.6.6-0.23.1
  • pidgin >= 2.6.6-0.23.1
  • pidgin-devel >= 2.6.6-0.23.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 9213
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3
  • finch >= 2.6.6-0.23.1
  • libpurple >= 2.6.6-0.23.1
  • libpurple-lang >= 2.6.6-0.23.1
  • libpurple-meanwhile >= 2.6.6-0.23.1
  • libpurple-tcl >= 2.6.6-0.23.1
  • pidgin >= 2.6.6-0.23.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 9213

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