DSA-1826-1 eggdrop -- several
|ID: oval:org.secpod.oval:def:600458||Date: (C)2011-05-13 (M)2017-10-04|
|Class: PATCH||Family: unix|
Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in eggdrop, an advanced IRC robot. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project identifies the following problems: CVE-2007-2807 It was discovered that eggdrop is vulnerable to a buffer overflow, which could result in a remote user executing arbitrary code. The previous DSA did not fix the issue correctly. CVE-2009-1789 It was discovered that eggdrop is vulnerable to a denial of service attack, that allows remote attackers to cause a crash via a crafted PRIVMSG. For the stable distribution , these problems have been fixed in version 1.6.19-1.1+lenny1. For the old stable distribution , these problems have been fixed in version 1.6.18-1etch2. For the unstable distribution , this problem has been fixed in version 1.6.19-1.2 We recommend that you upgrade your eggdrop package.