CVE-2018-5206

Published: 06 January 2018

When the channel topic is set without specifying a sender, Irssi before 1.0.6 may dereference a NULL pointer.

Priority

Medium

CVSS 3 base score: 9.8

Status

Package Release Status
irssi
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus)
Released (0.8.19-1ubuntu1.6)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist
(trusty was released [0.8.15-5ubuntu3.4])
Patches:
Upstream: https://github.com/irssi/irssi/commit/7bed781622c8e336bc7c739109c0a07bf3a9c8e3