openSUSE Security Update : irc-otr (openSUSE-2016-1529)

This script is Copyright (C) 2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This updates irc-otr to version 1.0.2 and fixes the following issues :

- Only the first line of messages transmitted via OTR
sessions was a PRIVMSG and additional data was sent as a
raw command to the IRC server (boo#1016942).

- Detect the libotr-emitted HTML-formatted init string and
replace it with a description customized for IRC and
irssi-otr.

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1016942

Solution :

Update the affected irc-otr packages.

Risk factor :

Low

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 96176 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID:

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