hugo/content/about/security/advisories/cve-2013-6478-00.md

Fri, 12 Jul 2024 00:14:47 -0500

author
Gary Kramlich <grim@reaperworld.com>
date
Fri, 12 Jul 2024 00:14:47 -0500
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Sort the plugins list by the heading attribute

Previously we depended on the sorting of the json file, but that's difficult
and error prone considering that we can just let hugo do it.

Testing Done:
Ran the site locally and verified that the sorting worked.

Reviewed at https://reviews.imfreedom.org/r/3279/

---
title: cve-2013-6478-00
date: 2014-01-28T00:00:00.000Z
cveNumber: cve-2013-6478
summary: Crash when hovering pointer over a long URL
discoveredBy: See support mails in description
fixedInRelease: 2.10.8
type: security
layout: cve
hidden: true
---

### Description

libX11 forcefully exits when Pidgin tries to create an exceptionally wide
tooltip window.

[support email #1](https://lists.pidgin.im/pipermail/support/2013-March/012980.html)

[support email #2](https://lists.pidgin.im/pipermail/support/2013-March/012981.html)

### Mitigation

Only display the first 200 characters of the URL in the tooltip.

mercurial