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SSA-2003-141-02 BitchX security fixes Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
SSA-2003-141-02 BitchX security fixes
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
New BitchX packages are available to fix security problems found
by Timo Sirainen. BitchX is an IRC (Internet Relay Chat) client.
Under certain circumstances, a malicious IRC server could cause
BitchX to crash, or possibly to run arbitrary code as the user
All sites running BitchX 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.