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openSUSE-SU-2018:0477-1: moderate: Security update for irssi
openSUSE Security Update: Security update for irssi

Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2018:0477-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1081238
Cross-References: CVE-2018-7050 CVE-2018-7051 CVE-2018-7052
CVE-2018-7053 CVE-2018-7054
Affected Products:
SUSE Package Hub for SUSE Linux Enterprise 12

An update that fixes 5 vulnerabilities is now available.


This update for irssi fixes the following security issues:

- CVE-2018-7054: Use after free when server is disconnected during
- CVE-2018-7053: Use after free when SASL messages are received in
unexpected order
- CVE-2018-7050: Null pointer dereference when an "empty" nick has been
- CVE-2018-7052: When the number of windows exceed the available space,
Irssi would crash due to Null pointer dereference
- CVE-2018-7051: Certain nick names could result in out of bounds access
when printing theme strings

Patch Instructions:

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

- SUSE Package Hub for SUSE Linux Enterprise 12:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2018-171=1

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

Package List:

- SUSE Package Hub for SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x



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