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Debian: DSA-4189-1: quassel security update

Date 02 May 2018
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Posted By Anthony 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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