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PostPosted: Wed Dec 30, 2015 10:26 pm    Post subject: [ GLSA 201512-13 ] InspIRCd Reply with quote

Gentoo Linux Security Advisory

Title: InspIRCd: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201512-13)
Severity: normal
Exploitable: remote
Date: December 30, 2015
Bug(s): #545034, #570244
ID: 201512-13

Synopsis

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in InspIRCd, the worst
allowing remote attackers to execute arbitrary code.


Background

InspIRCd is a modular Internet Relay Chat (IRC) server written in C++
which was created from scratch to be stable, modern and lightweight.


Affected Packages

Package: net-irc/inspircd
Vulnerable: < 2.0.20
Unaffected: >= 2.0.20
Architectures: All supported architectures


Description

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in InspIRCd. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.


Impact

A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the
privileges of the process, or cause a Denial of Service condition.


Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All InspIRCd users should upgrade to the latest version:
Code:
# emerge --sync
      # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-irc/inspircd-2.0.20"
   


References

CVE-2012-6697
CVE-2015-6674
CVE-2015-8702
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