Pidgin Security Advisory

TitleMXit buffer overflow
Date2012-07-05
CVE NameCVE-2012-3374
Discovered ByUlf Härnhammar
DescriptionIncorrect handing of inline images in incoming instant messages can cause a buffer overflow and in some cases can be exploited to execute arbitrary code.
Fixed in Revisionded93865ef42
Fixed in Version2.10.5
FixUse dynamically allocated memory instead of a fixed size buffer.

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