Debian Security Advisory
DSA-2618-1 ircd-hybrid -- denial of service
- Date Reported:
- 07 Feb 2013
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 699267.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2013-0238.
- More information:
Bob Nomnomnom reported a Denial of Service vulnerability in IRCD-Hybrid, an Internet Relay Chat server. A remote attacker may use an error in the masks validation and crash the server.
For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in version 1:7.2.2.dfsg.2-6.2+squeeze1.
For the testing distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in version 1:7.2.2.dfsg.2-10.
For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 1:7.2.2.dfsg.2-10.
We recommend that you upgrade your ircd-hybrid packages.