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Emoticons blast three security holes in Pidgin :-(

2014/11/10

The Register - (International) Researchers at Cisco reported that the instant messaging client Pidgin contained three security vulnerabilities that could have allowed attackers to overwrite files or cause a denial of service (DoS) situation. The vulnerabilities have since been patched.

Source: http://www.theregister.co.uk/2014/11/10/cisco_security_bods_hunt_pidgin/

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