LANDESK Patch News Bulletin: Pidgin Instant Messenger Version 2.10.11 is Available for Windows 24-NOV-2014

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    LANDESK Security and Patch News



    • (November 24, 2014) Pidgin Instant Messenger version 2.10.11 has been released for Windows.


    Fix handling of Self-Signed SSL/TLS Certificates when using the NSS plugin

    Improve default cipher suites used with the NSS plugin

    Add NSS Preferences plugin which allows the SSL/TLS Versions and cipher suites to be configured 



    Fix a bug that prevented plugin to load when compiled without GnuTLS. (mancha)

    Fix build for platforms without AF_LOCAL definition. 



    Fix broken login due to server change (dx, TReKiE).

    Fail early when buddy list is unavailable instead of wasting bandwidth endlessly re-trying.



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    New Vulnerabilities

    • Vulnerability ID – PIDGINv2.10.11


    Changed Vulnerabilities

    • Vulnerability ID – PIDGINv2.10.10

    (Added the replacement information.)


    New Patch Downloads

    • pidgin-2.10.11.exe


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