openSUSE 10 Security Update : kvirc (kvirc-3953)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

A bug in the IRC-URI parser allowed attackers to execute arbitrary
commands by tricking a user into opening a specially crafted URI in
kvirc (CVE-2007-2951).

Solution :

Update the affected kvirc package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 27315 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-2951

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