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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2009-3051: SILC: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2009-3051: SILC: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
09/10/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

Multiple format string vulnerabilities in lib/silcclient/client_entry.c in Secure Internet Live Conferencing (SILC) Toolkit before 1.1.10, and SILC Client before 1.1.8, allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via format string specifiers in a nickname field, related to the (1) silc_client_add_client, (2) silc_client_update_client, and (3) silc_client_nickname_format functions.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-net-im-silc-client
  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-net-im-silc-toolkit

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