Denial of Service vulnerability in Pidgin

Mark Doliner mark at
Wed Jun 22 13:38:32 EDT 2011

On Wed, Jun 22, 2011 at 9:59 AM, Jan Lieskovsky <jlieskov at> wrote:
> We have decided to allocate a CVE identifier for underlying gdk-pixbuf
> issue. The CVE identifier of CVE-2011-2485 has been assigned to that
> gdk-pixbuf deficiency. Thus Pidgin as one of the applications affected
> by this problem would reference this identifier.


> Regarding the coordinated release date, Gnome upstream is OK with
> proposed Thursday 10:00 PM US Pacific Time, but they would like
> to commit to their repositories ~2 hours sooner. Would this work for you?

Yep!  That sounds great.


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