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openSUSE-SU-2017:1823-1: moderate: Security update for irssi
openSUSE Security Update: Security update for irssi

Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2017:1823-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1047709
Cross-References: CVE-2017-10965 CVE-2017-10966
Affected Products:
openSUSE Leap 42.2

An update that fixes two vulnerabilities is now available.


This update for irssi to version fixes the following issues:

- CVE-2017-10965: A malicious server could cause irssi to crash by
providing an invalid timestamp
- CVE-2017-10966: Undefined behavior may be triggered when irssi updates
the internal nick list

A number of minor upstream bug fixes are also included.

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-2017-797=1

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

Package List:

- openSUSE Leap 42.2 (i586 x86_64):



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