Debian: DSA-2618-1: ircd-hybrid security update

    Date07 Feb 2013
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Bob Nomnomnom reported a Denial of Service vulnerability in IRCD-Hybrid, an Internet Relay Chat server. A remote attacker may use an error in the masks validation and crash the server.
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2618-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                             Luciano Bello
    February 07, 2013                      http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : ircd-hybrid
    Vulnerability  : denial of service
    Problem type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2013-0238
    Debian Bug     : 699267
    
    Bob Nomnomnom reported a Denial of Service vulnerability in IRCD-Hybrid,
    an Internet Relay Chat server. A remote attacker may use an error in
    the masks validation and crash the server.
    
    For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
    version 7.2.2.dfsg.2-6.2+squeeze1.
    
    For the testing distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1:7.2.2.dfsg.2-10.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1:7.2.2.dfsg.2-10.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your ircd-hybrid packages.
    
    Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: http://www.debian.org/security/
    
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