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openSUSE: 2021:0595-1 moderate: irssi

Date 22 Apr 2021
Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
An update that contains security fixes can now be installed.

   openSUSE Security Update: Security update for irssi

Announcement ID:    openSUSE-SU-2021:0595-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #1184848 
Affected Products:
                    openSUSE Backports SLE-15-SP2

   An update that contains security fixes can now be installed.


   This update for irssi fixes the following issues:

   irssi was updated to 1.2.3 (boo#1184848)

   - Fix the compilation of utf8proc (#1021)
   - Fix wrong call to free. By Zero King (#1076)
   - Fix a colour reset in true colour themes when encountering mIRC colours
   - Fix memory leak on malformed CAP requests (#1120)
   - Fix an erroneous free of SASL data. Credit to Oss-Fuzz (#1128, #1130)
   - Re-set the TLS flag when reconnecting (#1027, #1134)
   - Fix the scrollback getting stuck after /clear (#1115, #1136)
   - Fix the input of Ctrl+C as the first character (#1153,  #1154)
   - Fix crash on quit during unloading of modules on certain platforms
   - Fix Irssi freezing input after Ctrl+Space on GLib >2.62 (#1180, #1183)
   - Fix layout of IDCHANs. By Lauri Tirkkonen (#1197)
   - Fix crash when server got reconnected before it was properly connected
     (#1210, #1211)
   - Fix multiple identical active caps (#1249)
   - Minor help corrections (#1156, #1213, #1214, #1255)
   - Remove erroneous colour in the colorless theme. Reported and fixed by
     Nutchanon Wetchasit (#1220, #1221)
   - Fix invalid bounds calculation when editing the text entry. Found and
     fixed by Sergey Valentey (#1269)
   - Fix passing of negative size in buffer writes. Found and fixed by Sergey
     Valentey (#1270)
   - Fix Irssi freezing on slow hardware and fast DCC transfers (#159, #1271)
   - Fix compilation on Solaris (#1291)
   - Fix null pointer dereference when receiving broken JOIN record. Credit
     to Oss-Fuzz (#1292)
   - Fix crash on /connect to some sockets (#1239, #1298)
   - Fix Irssi rendering on Apple ARM. By Misty De M??o (#1267, #1268, #1290)
   - Fix crash on /lastlog with broken lines (#1281, #1299)
   - Fix memory leak when receiving bogus SASL authentication data. Found and
     fixed by Sergey Valentey (#1293)

   This update was imported from the openSUSE:Leap:15.2:Update update project.

Patch Instructions:

   To install this openSUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods
   like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".

   Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

   - openSUSE Backports SLE-15-SP2:

      zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2021-595=1

Package List:

   - openSUSE Backports SLE-15-SP2 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):




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