Fwd: FYI: Remote DOS in Pidgin 2.2.0 over MSN

Luke Schierer lschiere at pidgin.im
Thu Sep 27 22:45:22 EDT 2007

On Thu, Sep 27, 2007 at 08:52:59PM -0400, Torrey McMahon wrote:
> Luke Schierer wrote:
> >----- Forwarded message from Evan Schoenberg <evands at pidgin.im> -----
> >
> >Date: Thu, 27 Sep 2007 20:38:50 -0400
> >From: Evan Schoenberg <evands at pidgin.im>
> >To: Sean Egan <seanegan at gmail.com>, Mark Doliner <mark at kingant.net>
> >Cc: Luke Schierer <lschiere at pidgin.im>
> >Subject: FYI: Remote DOS in Pidgin 2.2.0 over MSN
> >
> >An MSN nudge sent from a previously unknown buddy causes an immediate  
> >crash in libpurple 2.2.0.  I fixed this in  
> >a5dd91b5d76972cf72a56209503c7e32d71c6e3c 
> >[SNIP]
> Hi Luke. Do you expect to be releasing a "dot" release with this fix in 
> the near future? Any date range?

By my calendar, 2.1.1 should come out on the 4th.  If we were to string
freeze tomorrow, that would really only give us a couple days earlier,
unless we were to give translators very little time to translate.


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