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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2010-1624

The msn_emoticon_msg function in slp.c in the MSN protocol plugin in libpurple in Pidgin before 2.7.0 allows remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and application crash) via a custom emoticon in a malformed SLP message.
Publish Date : 2010-05-14 Last Update Date : 2017-09-18
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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 Service

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat low
AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P 2010-05-06 2010-05-12
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2010-1624 unix
ELSA-2010:0788: pidgin security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22964 unix
RHSA-2010:0788: pidgin security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20100788 unix
RHSA-2010:0788: pidgin security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22271 unix
The msn_emoticon_msg function in slp.c in the MSN protocol plugin in libpurple in Pidgin before 2.7.0 allows remote auth... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18547 windows
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- Products Affected By CVE-2010-1624

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Pidgin Pidgin 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 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.4.0 32 Bit Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.4.1 32 Bit 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 32 Bit Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.4.3 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 32 Bit Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.5.3 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 32 Bit Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.5.5 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
38 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.6.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
39 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.6.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
40 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.6.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
41 Application Pidgin Pidgin 2.6.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Pidgin Pidgin 41

- References For CVE-2010-1624
XF pidgin-slp-packets-dos(58559) CONFIRM
REDHAT RHSA-2010:0788
BID 40138 Libpurple MSN Protocol Custom Emoticons Remote Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2010-11-04
VUPEN ADV-2010-1141

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2010-1624

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