Upstream information

CVE-2015-2778 at MITRE

Description

Quassel before 0.12-rc1 uses an incorrect data-type size when splitting a message, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a long CTCP query containing only multibyte characters.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 924930 [RESOLVED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE 13.1
  • quassel >= 0.9.2-19.1
  • quassel-base >= 0.9.2-19.1
  • quassel-client >= 0.9.2-19.1
  • quassel-client-debuginfo >= 0.9.2-19.1
  • quassel-core >= 0.9.2-19.1
  • quassel-core-debuginfo >= 0.9.2-19.1
  • quassel-debugsource >= 0.9.2-19.1
  • quassel-mono >= 0.9.2-19.1
  • quassel-mono-debuginfo >= 0.9.2-19.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2015-294