CVE-2009-1376

NameCVE-2009-1376
DescriptionMultiple integer overflows in the msn_slplink_process_msg functions in the MSN protocol handler in (1) libpurple/protocols/msn/slplink.c and (2) libpurple/protocols/msnp9/slplink.c in Pidgin (formerly Gaim) before 2.5.6 on 32-bit platforms allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a malformed SLP message with a crafted offset value, leading to buffer overflows. NOTE: this issue exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2008-2927.
SourceCVE (at NVD; LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1805-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
pidgin (PTS)wheezy (security), wheezy2.10.10-1~deb7u1fixed
jessie2.10.11-1fixed
stretch2.10.11-1.1fixed
sid2.10.12-1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
gaimsource(unstable)(unfixed)high
gaimsourcelenny(not affected)
pidginsource(unstable)2.5.6-1high
pidginsourcelenny2.4.3-4lenny2highDSA-1805-1

Notes

[lenny] - gaim <not-affected> (Only a transitional package)

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