Debian Security Advisory

DLA-2746-1 scrollz -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
21 Aug 2021
Affected Packages:
scrollz
Vulnerable:
Yes
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2021-29376.
More information:

An issue has been found in scrollz, an advanced ircII-based IRC client. A crafted CTCP UTC message could allow an attacker to disconnect the victim from an IRC server due to a segmentation fault and client crash.

For Debian 9 stretch, this problem has been fixed in version 2.2.3-1+deb9u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your scrollz packages.

For the detailed security status of scrollz please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/scrollz

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