Upstream information

CVE-2012-6152 at MITRE

Description

The Yahoo! protocol plugin in libpurple in Pidgin before 2.10.8 does not properly validate UTF-8 data, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via crafted byte sequences.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 5 7.1
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity Low Medium
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact None Complete
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact Partial None
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 861019 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
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
Patchnames:
sledsp3-finch
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP1
  • finch >= 2.10.9-8.1
  • libpurple >= 2.10.9-8.1
  • libpurple-lang >= 2.10.9-8.1
  • libpurple-meanwhile >= 2.10.9-8.1
  • libpurple-tcl >= 2.10.9-8.1
  • pidgin >= 2.10.9-8.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP2
  • finch >= 2.11.0-12.5
  • libpurple >= 2.11.0-12.5
  • libpurple-lang >= 2.11.0-12.5
  • libpurple-meanwhile >= 2.11.0-12.5
  • libpurple-tcl >= 2.11.0-12.5
  • pidgin >= 2.11.0-12.5
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP3
  • finch >= 2.12.0-1.33
  • libpurple >= 2.12.0-1.33
  • libpurple-branding-upstream >= 2.12.0-1.33
  • libpurple-lang >= 2.12.0-1.33
  • libpurple-plugin-sametime >= 2.12.0-1.33
  • libpurple-tcl >= 2.12.0-1.33
  • pidgin >= 2.12.0-1.33
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP5
  • finch >= 2.12.0-3.3.1
  • libpurple >= 2.12.0-3.3.1
  • libpurple-branding-upstream >= 2.12.0-3.3.1
  • libpurple-lang >= 2.12.0-3.3.1
  • libpurple-plugin-sametime >= 2.12.0-3.3.1
  • libpurple-tcl >= 2.12.0-3.3.1
  • pidgin >= 2.12.0-3.3.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12
  • finch >= 2.10.9-5.15
  • libpurple >= 2.10.9-5.15
  • libpurple-lang >= 2.10.9-5.15
  • libpurple-meanwhile >= 2.10.9-5.15
  • libpurple-tcl >= 2.10.9-5.15
  • pidgin >= 2.10.9-5.15
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
Patchnames:
sdksp3-finch
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • finch >= 2.6.6-0.25.2
  • finch-devel >= 2.6.6-0.25.2
  • libpurple >= 2.6.6-0.25.2
  • libpurple-devel >= 2.6.6-0.25.2
  • libpurple-lang >= 2.6.6-0.25.2
  • pidgin >= 2.6.6-0.25.2
  • pidgin-devel >= 2.6.6-0.25.2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1
  • finch-devel >= 2.10.9-8.1
  • libpurple >= 2.10.9-8.1
  • libpurple-devel >= 2.10.9-8.1
  • libpurple-lang >= 2.10.9-8.1
  • pidgin-devel >= 2.10.9-8.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2
  • finch-devel >= 2.11.0-12.5
  • libpurple >= 2.11.0-12.5
  • libpurple-devel >= 2.11.0-12.5
  • libpurple-lang >= 2.11.0-12.5
  • pidgin-devel >= 2.11.0-12.5
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3
  • finch-devel >= 2.12.0-1.33
  • libpurple >= 2.12.0-1.33
  • libpurple-devel >= 2.12.0-1.33
  • libpurple-lang >= 2.12.0-1.33
  • pidgin-devel >= 2.12.0-1.33
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP5
  • finch-devel >= 2.12.0-3.3.1
  • libpurple >= 2.12.0-3.3.1
  • libpurple-devel >= 2.12.0-3.3.1
  • libpurple-lang >= 2.12.0-3.3.1
  • pidgin-devel >= 2.12.0-3.3.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12
  • finch-devel >= 2.10.9-5.15
  • libpurple >= 2.10.9-5.15
  • libpurple-devel >= 2.10.9-5.15
  • libpurple-lang >= 2.10.9-5.15
  • pidgin-devel >= 2.10.9-5.15
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15 SP1
  • libpurple >= 2.13.0-3.35
  • libpurple-branding-upstream >= 2.13.0-3.35
  • libpurple-devel >= 2.13.0-3.35
  • libpurple-lang >= 2.13.0-3.35
  • libpurple-plugin-sametime >= 2.13.0-3.35
  • pidgin >= 2.13.0-3.35
  • pidgin-devel >= 2.13.0-3.35
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • libpurple >= 2.13.0-lp150.3.1
  • libpurple-lang >= 2.13.0-lp150.3.1
  • libpurple-tcl >= 2.13.0-lp150.3.1
  • pidgin >= 2.13.0-lp150.3.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 15.0 GA libpurple-2.13.0-lp150.3.1
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • finch >= 2.11.0-4.1
  • finch-devel >= 2.11.0-4.1
  • libpurple >= 2.11.0-4.1
  • libpurple-branding-upstream >= 2.11.0-4.1
  • libpurple-devel >= 2.11.0-4.1
  • libpurple-lang >= 2.11.0-4.1
  • libpurple-plugin-sametime >= 2.11.0-4.1
  • libpurple-tcl >= 2.11.0-4.1
  • pidgin >= 2.11.0-4.1
  • pidgin-devel >= 2.11.0-4.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA finch-2.11.0-4.1


Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.

Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 pidgin Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP3 pidgin Released