inspircd -- buffer overflow

2012-04-10T00:00:00
ID DSA-2448
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2012-04-10T00:00:00

Description

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.

We recommend that you upgrade your inspircd packages.