Upstream information

CVE-2017-10966 at MITRE

Description

An issue was discovered in Irssi before 1.0.4. While updating the internal nick list, Irssi could incorrectly use the GHashTable interface and free the nick while updating it. This would then result in use-after-free conditions on each access of the hash table.

SUSE information

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

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1047709 [RESOLVED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE Leap 42.2
  • irssi >= 1.0.4-14.10.1
  • irssi-debuginfo >= 1.0.4-14.10.1
  • irssi-debugsource >= 1.0.4-14.10.1
  • irssi-devel >= 1.0.4-14.10.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2017-797
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • irssi >= 1.0.4-15.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.3 GA irssi