Gaim list.c parse_toc_buddy_list Function Overflow

2002-03-03T00:00:00
ID OSVDB:8633
Type osvdb
Reporter Kasey O'Connor(kaseyoconnor@users.sourceforge.net)
Modified 2002-03-03T00:00:00

Description

Vulnerability Description

gaim contains a flaw related to the 'parse_toc_buddy_list' function in list.c that may allow an attacker to cause a buffer overflow. No further details have been provided.

Solution Description

Upgrade to the latest version, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.

Short Description

gaim contains a flaw related to the 'parse_toc_buddy_list' function in list.c that may allow an attacker to cause a buffer overflow. No further details have been provided.

References:

Vendor URL: http://sourceforge.net/projects/gaim/ Vendor Specific Advisory URL Related OSVDB ID: 8630 Related OSVDB ID: 8631 Related OSVDB ID: 8632