Debian Security Advisory
DSA-3661-1 charybdis -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 06 Sep 2016
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2016-7143.
- More information:
It was discovered that incorrect SASL authentication in the Charybdis IRC server may lead to users impersonating other users.
For the stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in version 3.4.2-5+deb8u2.
For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 3.5.3-1.
We recommend that you upgrade your charybdis packages.