Pidgin 2.7.3 Denial of Service

2010-09-02T00:00:00
ID SSV:20084
Type seebug
Reporter Root
Modified 2010-09-02T00:00:00

Description

No description provided by source.

                                        
                                            
                                                Name : Pidgin Denial of Service Vulnerability
Date : August, 23 2010
Vendor Url : http://www.pidgin.im/
Author : Sid3^effects aKa HaRi <shell_c99[at]yahoo.com>
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Descrition: 

*By sending a message of a particular size can crash the application. 

*The vulnerability is caused by a buffer overflow error when processing malformed message, which could be exploited to crash 

the application.

*This can also lead to the execution of arbitrary code.
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Affected Products :
  Pidgin 2.7.3
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Solution: 
   N/a

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