Pidgin and security leaks

Carrie Smith carrie at
Wed Sep 5 18:42:47 EDT 2012

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Carrie C. Smith
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PetFlow, Inc.
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-----Original Message-----
From: support-bounces at [mailto:support-bounces at] On Behalf Of Daniel Atallah
Sent: Wednesday, September 05, 2012 6:29 PM
To: auto59872302
Cc: support at
Subject: Re: Pidgin and security leaks

On Wed, Sep 5, 2012 at 4:52 PM, auto59872302 <auto59872302 at> wrote:
> Is it true that Pidgin has a bug that causes it to leak the IP address 
> and DNS inquiries even when connected to a Tor proxy? Are there any 
> workarounds? Thanks.

I believe that you're referring to, which was resolved with the
2.8.0 release.


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