openSUSE Security Update : weechat (openSUSE-SU-2012:1580-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

- added weechat-fix-hook_process-shell-injection.patch
which fixes a shell injection vulnerability in the
hook_process function (bnc#790217, CVE-2012-5534)

- added
which fixes a heap-based overflow when decoding IRC
colors in strings (bnc#789146, CVE-2012-5854)

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected weechat packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 74822 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-5534

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