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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2002-0983
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:29:27
Published 24 Sep 2002 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2002-0983

Summary

IRC client irssi in irssi-text before 0.8.4 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via an IRC channel that has a long topic followed by a certain string, possibly triggering a buffer overflow.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Irssi 0.8.4


References

BID - 5055

DEBIAN - DSA-157

XF - irssi-long-topic-dos(9395)

FREEBSD - FreeBSD-SN-02:05


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:37:08