Upstream information

CVE-2010-2785 at MITRE


The IRC Protocol component in KVIrc 3.x and 4.x before r4693 does not properly handle \ (backslash) characters, which allows remote authenticated users to execute arbitrary CTCP commands via vectors involving \r and \40 sequences, a different vulnerability than CVE-2010-2451 and CVE-2010-2452.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 6.5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication Single
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 626942 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • kvirc >= 4.2.0-6.3
  • kvirc-devel >= 4.2.0-6.3
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA kvirc-4.2.0-6.3

SUSE Timeline for this CVE

CVE page created: Fri Jun 28 07:28:33 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Dec 8 16:41:54 2023