Security update for pidgin

SUSE Security Update: Security update for pidgin
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2022:1693-1
Rating: important
References: #1199025
Cross-References:CVE-2022-26491
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Packagehub Subpackages 15-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15-SP4

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

Description:

This update for pidgin fixes the following issues:

  • CVE-2022-26491: Fixed MITM vulnerability when DNSSEC wasn't used (bsc#1199025).

Patch Instructions:

To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Product-WE-15-SP4-2022-1693=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Packagehub Subpackages 15-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Packagehub-Subpackages-15-SP4-2022-1693=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15-SP4 (x86_64):
    • libpurple-2.14.8-150400.3.3.1
    • libpurple-client0-2.14.8-150400.3.3.1
    • libpurple-client0-debuginfo-2.14.8-150400.3.3.1
    • libpurple-debuginfo-2.14.8-150400.3.3.1
    • libpurple-devel-2.14.8-150400.3.3.1
    • libpurple-plugin-sametime-2.14.8-150400.3.3.1
    • libpurple-plugin-sametime-debuginfo-2.14.8-150400.3.3.1
    • libpurple0-2.14.8-150400.3.3.1
    • libpurple0-debuginfo-2.14.8-150400.3.3.1
    • pidgin-2.14.8-150400.3.3.1
    • pidgin-debuginfo-2.14.8-150400.3.3.1
    • pidgin-debugsource-2.14.8-150400.3.3.1
    • pidgin-devel-2.14.8-150400.3.3.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15-SP4 (noarch):
    • libpurple-branding-upstream-2.14.8-150400.3.3.1
    • libpurple-lang-2.14.8-150400.3.3.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Packagehub Subpackages 15-SP4 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x):
    • finch-2.14.8-150400.3.3.1
    • finch-debuginfo-2.14.8-150400.3.3.1
    • finch-devel-2.14.8-150400.3.3.1
    • libpurple-2.14.8-150400.3.3.1
    • libpurple-debuginfo-2.14.8-150400.3.3.1
    • libpurple-devel-2.14.8-150400.3.3.1
    • libpurple-plugin-sametime-2.14.8-150400.3.3.1
    • libpurple-plugin-sametime-debuginfo-2.14.8-150400.3.3.1
    • libpurple-tcl-2.14.8-150400.3.3.1
    • libpurple-tcl-debuginfo-2.14.8-150400.3.3.1
    • pidgin-2.14.8-150400.3.3.1
    • pidgin-debuginfo-2.14.8-150400.3.3.1
    • pidgin-debugsource-2.14.8-150400.3.3.1
    • pidgin-devel-2.14.8-150400.3.3.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Packagehub Subpackages 15-SP4 (noarch):
    • libpurple-branding-upstream-2.14.8-150400.3.3.1
    • libpurple-lang-2.14.8-150400.3.3.1

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