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MDKSA-2005:099: gaim Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the gaim package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2005:099 (gaim).
More vulnerabilities have been discovered in the gaim IM client. The first is a
remote crash with the Yahoo! protocol (CVE-2005-1269) and the second is a
remote DoS in the MSN protocol (CVE-2005-1934).
These problems have been corrected in gaim 1.3.1 which is provided with this
Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:099
Threat Level: High
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