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Bug 153312 - Gaim remote DoS issues
Gaim remote DoS issues
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gaim (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Warren Togami
: Security
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Reported: 2005-04-04 14:32 EDT by Josh Bressers
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-04-08 02:05:42 EDT
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Description Josh Bressers 2005-04-04 14:32:26 EDT
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #153311 +++

Two Gaim DoS issues were reported to bugtraq:

1. Buffer overread in gaim_markup_strip_html()

A programming error in gaim_markup_strip_html() causes a buffer
overread when stripping a string containing malformed HTML.

2. Lack of escaping in the IRC protocol plugin

In several places, the IRC protocol plugin handles user messages
without escaping markup
Comment 1 Josh Bressers 2005-04-04 14:33:22 EDT
This issue should also affect FC2

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