Pidgin Security Advisory

Title
Date2016-06-21
CVE NameCVE 2016-2379
Discovered ByYves Younan of Cisco Talos
DescriptionAn attacker who eavesdrops on a Mxit session captures the user's hashed password. The hashed password can be re-used to login as that user. (TALOS-CAN-0122)
Fixed in Version
FixN/A. This is a fundamental problem with the Mxit protocol.

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