Pidgin Security Advisory

TitleRemote Yahoo! crash
Date2005-06-10
CVE NameCVE-2005-1269
Discovered ByJacopo Ottaviani
SummaryRemote denial of service on Yahoo!
DescriptionRemove denial of service when being offered files with names containing non-ASCII characters.
Fixed in Version1.3.1
FixAttempt to convert the file name to a usable encoding, or fail gracefully in the case of an invalid file name.

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