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Alpine Linux: CVE-2020-14148: ngircd Server-Server protocol implementation leads to out-of-bounds access

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Alpine Linux: CVE-2020-14148: ngircd Server-Server protocol implementation leads to out-of-bounds access

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
06/15/2020
Created
07/10/2020
Added
07/09/2020
Modified
07/09/2020

Description

The Server-Server protocol implementation in ngIRCd before 26~rc2 allows an out-of-bounds access, as demonstrated by the IRC_NJOIN() function.

Solution(s)

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-ngircd

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