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openSUSE-SU-2017:0447-1: moderate: Security update for irssi
openSUSE Security Update: Security update for irssi

Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2017:0447-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1023637 #1023638
Affected Products:
openSUSE Leap 42.2
openSUSE Leap 42.1

An update that contains security fixes can now be installed.


The IRC textmode client irssi was updated to version 1.0.1 to fix bugs and
security issues.

irssi 1.0.1:
* Fix Perl compilation in object dir
* Fix incorrect HELP SERVER example
* Correct memory leak in /OP and /VOICE
* Fix regression that broke second level completion
* Correct missing NULL termination in perl_parse boo#1023638
* Sync broken script
* Prevent a memory leak during the processing of the SASL response

irssi 1.0.0:
* irssiproxy can now forward all tags through a single port.
* The kill buffer now remembers consecutive kills. New bindings were
added: yank_next_cutbuffer and append_next_kill.
* autolog_ignore_targets and activity_hide_targets learn a new syntax
tag/* and * to ignore whole networks or everything.
* hilight got a -matchcase flag to hilight case sensitively.
* Display TLS connection information upon connect. You can disable this
by setting tls_verbose_connect to FALSE
* Certificate pinning for TLS certificates
* /names and $[…] now uses utf8 string operations.
* New setting completion_nicks_match_case
* /channel /server /network now support modify subcommand.
* New option sasl_disconnect_on_failure to disconnect when SASL log-in

Patch Instructions:

To install this openSUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

- openSUSE Leap 42.2:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2017-241=1

- openSUSE Leap 42.1:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2017-241=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".

Package List:

- openSUSE Leap 42.2 (i586 x86_64):


- openSUSE Leap 42.1 (i586 x86_64):



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