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Ubuntu: USN-3086-1 (CVE-2016-7045): Irssi vulnerabilities

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Ubuntu: USN-3086-1 (CVE-2016-7045): Irssi vulnerabilities

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
09/21/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
07/01/2017
Modified
04/25/2018

Description

The format_send_to_gui function in the format parsing code in Irssi before 0.8.20 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (heap corruption and crash) via vectors involving the length of a string.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-irssi

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