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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-3083

The msn_slp_sip_recv function in libpurple/protocols/msn/slp.c in the MSN protocol plugin in libpurple in Pidgin before 2.6.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and application crash) via an SLP invite message that lacks certain required fields, as demonstrated by a malformed message from a KMess client.
Publish Date : 2009-09-08 Last Update Date : 2017-09-18
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.0
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat low
4.3
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P 2009-09-03 2009-09-03
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2009-3083 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20093083 unix
ELSA-2009:1453: pidgin security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22854 unix
Pidgin before 2.6.2 allow denial of service via SLP invite message oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6322 windows
RHSA-2009:1453 -- pidgin security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28765 unix
RHSA-2009:1453: pidgin security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20091453 unix
RHSA-2009:1535: pidgin security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20091535 unix
The msn_slp_sip_recv function in libpurple/protocols/msn/slp.c in the MSN protocol plugin in libpurple in Pidgin before ... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11852 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2009-3083

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Pidgin Libpurple Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.0.2 Linux Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.4.0 32 Bit Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.4.1 32 Bit Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.4.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.4.2 32 Bit Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.4.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.4.3 32 Bit Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.5.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.5.0 32 Bit Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.5.2 32 Bit Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.5.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.5.3 32 Bit Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.5.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.5.4 32 Bit Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.5.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.5.5 32 Bit Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.5.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.5.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.5.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.5.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.6.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Pidgin Libpurple 1
Pidgin Pidgin 36

- References For CVE-2009-3083

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/36277
BID 36277 Pidgin Libpurple Multiple Denial of Service Vulnerabilities Release Date:2010-05-24
http://developer.pidgin.im/viewmtn/revision/diff/6d3fc30a0a0a379281efc5a6872a9c1d7c24c650/with/b4a95ea62b81a06ffc1993912471c511b786efdd/libpurple/protocols/msn/slp.c CONFIRM
http://developer.pidgin.im/viewmtn/revision/info/b4a95ea62b81a06ffc1993912471c511b786efdd CONFIRM
http://www.pidgin.im/news/security/index.php?id=39 CONFIRM
http://developer.pidgin.im/ticket/10159 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-3083

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