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CVE-2013-6483 at MITRE

Description

The XMPP protocol plugin in libpurple in Pidgin before 2.10.8 does not properly determine whether the from address in an iq reply is consistent with the to address in an iq request, which allows remote attackers to spoof iq traffic or cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and application crash) via a crafted reply.

NVD CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.4 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/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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