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Debian: DSA-3586-1: atheme-services security update

Date 23 May 2016
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Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
It was discovered that a buffer overflow in the XMLRPC response encoding code of the Atheme IRC services may result in denial of service. For the stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in
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Debian Security Advisory DSA-3586-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
https://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
May 23, 2016                          https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : atheme-services
CVE ID         : CVE-2016-4478

It was discovered that a buffer overflow in the XMLRPC response encoding
code of the Atheme IRC services may result in denial of service.

For the stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in
version 6.0.11-2+deb8u1.

For the testing distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed
in version 7.0.7-2.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
version 7.0.7-2.

We recommend that you upgrade your atheme-services packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
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