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[DSA1052] DSA-1052-1 cgiirc Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Several buffer overflows have been discovered in cgiirc, a web-based
IRC client, which could be exploited to execute arbitrary code.
The old stable distribution (woody) does not contain cgiirc packages.
For the stable distribution (sarge) these problems have been fixed in
For the unstable distribution (sid) these problems have been fixed in
We recommend that you upgrade your cgiirc package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1052
Threat Level: High
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