FreeBSD Ports: gaim, ja-gaim, ko-gaim, ru-gaim

Published: 2008-09-04 18:41:11
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Technical Details:
The following Linux Distribution Packages are affected: gaim ja-gaim ko-gaim ru-gaim kdenetwork pl-ekg centericq pl-gnugadu CVE-2005-1850 Certain contributed scripts for ekg Gadu Gadu client 1.5 and earlier create temporary files insecurely, with unknown impact and attack vectors, a different vulnerability than CVE-2005-1916. CVE-2005-1851 A certain contributed script for ekg Gadu Gadu client 1.5 and earlier allows attackers to execute shell commands via unknown attack vectors. CVE-2005-1852 Multiple integer overflows in libgadu, as used in Kopete in KDE 3.2.3 to 3.4.1, ekg before 1.6rc3, and other Linux Distribution Packages, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via an incoming message. CVE-2005-2369 Multiple integer signedness errors in libgadu, as used in ekg before 1.6rc2 and other Linux Distribution Packages, may allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service or execute arbitrary code. CVE-2005-2370 Multiple 'memory alignment errors' in libgadu, as used in ekg before 1.6rc2 and other Linux Distribution Packages, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (bus error) on certain architectures such as SPARC via an incoming message. CVE-2005-2448 Multiple 'endianness errors' in libgadu in ekg before 1.6rc2 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (invalid behaviour in applications) on big-endian systems.

Recommendations:
Update your system with the appropriate patches or software upgrades. http://gaim.sourceforge.net/security/?id=20 http://www.kde.org/info/security/advisory-20050721-1.txt http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=bugtraq&m=112198499417250 http://www.vuxml.org/freebsd/3b4a6982-0b24-11da-bc08-0001020eed82.html

Summary:
The remote host is missing an update to the system as announced in the referenced advisory.

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2005-1850
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2005-1851
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2005-1852
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2005-2369
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2005-2370
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2005-2448

SecurityFocus Bugtraq ID:

https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/14345

Severity
High
CVSS Score
10.0
Published
2008-09-04
Modified
2016-09-19
Category
FreeBSD Local Security Checks

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