Ubuntu CVE-2016-2375

Title:

PIDGIN MXIT SUGGESTED CONTACTS MEMORY DISCLOSURE VULNERABILITY

CVE ID:

CVE-2016-2375

Description:

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

An exploitable out-of-bounds read exists in the handling of the MXIT protocol in Pidgin. Specially crafted MXIT contact information sent from the server can result in memory

Find out more about CVE-2016-2375 from the MITRE CVE dictionary  and NIST NVD.

CVSSV3 SCORE:

5.3 CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N

Mitigation:

ubuntu-upgrade-libpurple0-ubuntu-12-04-lts

External References:


http://www.talosintel.com/reports/TALOS-2016-0143/
http://www.pidgin.im/news/security/?id=108
https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2016-2375

Share This:
Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedintumblr