CVE-2017-2640 log

Severity High
Remote Yes
Type Arbitrary code execution
An out-of-bounds write has been found in libpurple < 2.12.0 in the purple_markup_unescape_entity function. This issue can be triggered by a malicious server sending invalid XML entities separated by whitespace, eg "&#3000;" to the client.
Group Package Affected Fixed Severity Status Ticket
AVG-226 libpurple 2.11.0-2 2.12.0-1 High Fixed
Date Advisory Group Package Severity Type
21 Mar 2017 ASA-201703-18 AVG-226 libpurple High arbitrary code execution