A local overflow exists in gaim. The issue is due to unbounded recursive msn_import_html() function calls resulting in a stack overflow. With a specially crafted request, an attacker can cause the application to crash or execute arbitrary code resulting in a loss of availability or integrity.
Local Access Required
Denial of Service,
Loss of Integrity,
Loss of Availability
Currently, there are no known upgrades, patches, or workarounds available to correct this issue.
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