DescriptionAn information leak exists in the handling of the MXIT protocol in Pidgin. Specially crafted MXIT data sent to the server could potentially result in an out-of-bounds read. A user could be convinced to enter a particular string which would then get converted incorrectly and could lead to a potential out-of-bounds read.
Overall state of this security issue: Ignore
This issue is currently rated as having low severity.
|National Vulnerability Database||SUSE|
|National Vulnerability Database|
Status of this issue by product and package
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|SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 GA||pidgin||Ignore|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1||pidgin||Ignore|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4||pidgin||Affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 GA||pidgin||Ignore|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP1||pidgin||Ignore|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 GA||pidgin||Ignore|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP1||pidgin||Ignore|