Pidgin Security Advisory

TitleCrash when hovering pointer over a long URL
Date2014-01-28
CVE NameCVE-2013-6478
Discovered Bysupport email #1, support email #2
DescriptionlibX11 forcefully exits when Pidgin tries to create an exceptionally wide tooltip window.
Fixed in Revision2bb66ef1475e
Fixed in Version2.10.8
FixOnly display the first 200 characters of the URL in the tooltip.

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