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Debian Security Advisory DSA 2448-1 (inspircd)

Information

Severity

Severity

High

Family

Family

Debian Local Security Checks

CVSSv2 Base

CVSSv2 Base

7.5

CVSSv2 Vector

CVSSv2 Vector

AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Solution Type

Solution Type

Vendor Patch

Created

Created

10 years ago

Modified

Modified

8 months ago

Summary

The remote host is missing an update to inspircd announced via advisory DSA 2448-1.

Insight

Insight

It was discovered that a heap-based buffer overflow in InspIRCd could allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted DNS query. For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in version 1.1.22+dfsg-4+squeeze1. For the testing distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in version 1.1.22+dfsg-4+wheezy1. For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 2.0.5-0.1.

Solution

Solution

We recommend that you upgrade your inspircd packages.

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