Debian: DSA-3662-1: inspircd security update

    Date08 Sep 2016
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    It was discovered that incorrect SASL authentication in the Inspircd IRC server may lead to users impersonating other users. For the stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3662-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
    September 08, 2016                    https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : inspircd
    CVE ID         : CVE-2016-7142
    
    It was discovered that incorrect SASL authentication in the Inspircd
    IRC server may lead to users impersonating other users.
    
    For the stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in
    version 2.0.17-1+deb8u2.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 2.0.23-1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your inspircd packages.
    
    Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: https://www.debian.org/security/
    
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