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CVE-2017-9469

Published: 6 June 2017

In Irssi before 1.0.3, when receiving certain incorrectly quoted DCC files, it tries to find the terminating quote one byte before the allocated memory. Thus, remote attackers might be able to cause a crash.

Priority

Medium

CVSS 3 base score: 7.5

Status

Package Release Status
irssi
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
precise Does not exist

trusty Does not exist
(trusty was released [0.8.15-5ubuntu3.2])
upstream Needs triage

xenial
Released (0.8.19-1ubuntu1.4)
yakkety
Released (0.8.19-1ubuntu2.2)
zesty
Released (0.8.20-2ubuntu2.1)
Patches:
upstream: https://github.com/irssi/irssi/commit/30a92754bb650c3dedd507d41110443142899a65