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openSUSE-SU-2016:0878-1: moderate: Security update for pidgin-otr
openSUSE Security Update: Security update for pidgin-otr
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Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2016:0878-1
Rating: moderate
References: #970498
Cross-References: CVE-2015-8833
Affected Products:
openSUSE Leap 42.1
openSUSE 13.2
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An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

Description:

This update to pidgin-otr 4.0.2 fixes the following issue:

- CVE-2015-8833: use-after-free issue during SMP (boo#970498)

It also contains new and updated translations.


Patch Instructions:

To install this openSUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

- openSUSE Leap 42.1:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2016-397=1

- openSUSE 13.2:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2016-397=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".


Package List:

- openSUSE Leap 42.1 (i586 x86_64):

pidgin-otr-4.0.2-7.1
pidgin-otr-debuginfo-4.0.2-7.1
pidgin-otr-debugsource-4.0.2-7.1

- openSUSE 13.2 (i586 x86_64):

pidgin-otr-4.0.2-7.8.1
pidgin-otr-debuginfo-4.0.2-7.8.1
pidgin-otr-debugsource-4.0.2-7.8.1


References:

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-8833.html
https://bugzilla.suse.com/970498


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