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Bug 153312

Summary: Gaim remote DoS issues
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Josh Bressers <bressers>
Component: gaimAssignee: Warren Togami <wtogami>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact:
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Priority: medium    
Version: 3CC: eblanton, lschiere+bugs, mark, stu, wtogami
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OS: Linux   
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Description Josh Bressers 2005-04-04 18:32:26 UTC
+++ 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 18:33:22 UTC
This issue should also affect FC2