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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory                           GLSA 201512-13
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 Severity: Normal
    Title: InspIRCd: Multiple vulnerabilities
     Date: December 30, 2015
     Bugs: #545034, #570244
       ID: 201512-13

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Synopsis
=======
Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in InspIRCd, the worst
allowing remote attackers to execute arbitrary code.

Background
=========
InspIRCd is a modular Internet Relay Chat (IRC) server written in C++
which was created from scratch to be stable, modern and lightweight.

Affected packages
================
    -------------------------------------------------------------------
     Package              /     Vulnerable     /            Unaffected
    -------------------------------------------------------------------
  1  net-irc/inspircd             < 2.0.20                  >= 2.0.20

Description
==========
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in InspIRCd. Please
review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact
=====
A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the
privileges of the process, or cause a Denial of Service condition.

Workaround
=========
There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution
=========
All InspIRCd users should upgrade to the latest version:

  # emerge --sync
  # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-irc/inspircd-2.0.20"

References
=========
[ 1 ] CVE-2012-6697
      http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-6697
[ 2 ] CVE-2015-6674
      http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2015-6674
[ 3 ] CVE-2015-8702
      http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2015-8702

Availability
===========
This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at
the Gentoo Security Website:

 https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201512-13

Concerns?
========
Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the
confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost
importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to
security@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at
https://bugs.gentoo.org.

License
======
Copyright 2015 Gentoo Foundation, Inc; referenced text
belongs to its owner(s).

The contents of this document are licensed under the
Creative Commons - Attribution / Share Alike license.

https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5/

Gentoo: GLSA-201512-13: InspIRCd: Multiple vulnerabilities

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in InspIRCd, the worst allowing remote attackers to execute arbitrary code.

Summary

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in InspIRCd. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Resolution

All InspIRCd users should upgrade to the latest version: # emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-irc/inspircd-2.0.20"

References

[ 1 ] CVE-2012-6697 http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-6697 [ 2 ] CVE-2015-6674 http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2015-6674 [ 3 ] CVE-2015-8702 http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2015-8702

Availability

This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at the Gentoo Security Website: https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201512-13

Concerns

Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to security@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at https://bugs.gentoo.org.

Severity
Severity: Normal
Title: InspIRCd: Multiple vulnerabilities
Date: December 30, 2015
Bugs: #545034, #570244
ID: 201512-13

Synopsis

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in InspIRCd, the worst allowing remote attackers to execute arbitrary code.

Background

InspIRCd is a modular Internet Relay Chat (IRC) server written in C++ which was created from scratch to be stable, modern and lightweight.

Affected Packages

------------------------------------------------------------------- Package / Vulnerable / Unaffected ------------------------------------------------------------------- 1 net-irc/inspircd < 2.0.20 >= 2.0.20

Impact

===== A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the process, or cause a Denial of Service condition.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

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