Debian Security Advisory
DLA-2252-1 ngircd -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 21 Jun 2020
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2020-14148.
- More information:
It was discovered that there was an out-of-bounds access vulnerability in the server-server protocol in the ngircd Internet Relay Chat (IRC) server.
The Server-Server protocol implementation in ngIRCd before 26~rc2 allows an out-of-bounds access, as demonstrated by the IRC_NJOIN() function.
For Debian 8
Jessie, these problems have been fixed in version 22-2+deb8u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your ngircd packages.
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS