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SSA-2003-141-01 EPIC4 security fixes Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
SSA-2003-141-01 EPIC4 security fixes
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
New EPIC4 packages are available to fix security problems found
by Timo Sirainen. EPIC4 is an IRC (Internet Relay Chat) client.
Under certain circumstances, a malicious IRC server could cause
EPIC4 to crash, or possibly to run arbitrary code as the user
All sites running EPIC4 are advised to upgrade.
More information on the problem can be found here:
Click HERE for more information and discussions on this network vulnerability scan.