Debian: DSA-4189-1: quassel security update

    Date02 May 2018
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByAnthony Pell
    Two vulnerabilities were found in the Quassel IRC client, which could result in the execution of arbitrary code or denial of service. Note that you need to restart the 'quasselcore' service after upgrading
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-4189-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
    May 02, 2018                          https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : quassel
    CVE ID         : CVE-2018-1000178 CVE-2018-1000179
    
    Two vulnerabilities were found in the Quassel IRC client, which could
    result in the execution of arbitrary code or denial of service.
    
    Note that you need to restart the 'quasselcore' service after upgrading
    the Quassel packages.
    
    For the oldstable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed
    in version 1:0.10.0-2.3+deb8u4.
    
    For the stable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in
    version 1:0.12.4-2+deb9u1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your quassel packages.
    
    For the detailed security status of quassel please refer to
    its security tracker page at:
    https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/quassel
    
    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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