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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2012-5854: WeeChat: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2012-5854: WeeChat: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
11/19/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in WeeChat 0.3.6 through 0.3.9 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash or hang) and possibly execute arbitrary code via crafted IRC colors that are not properly decoded.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-net-irc-weechat

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