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The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
irssi was updated to fix four vulnerabilities that could result in
denial of service (remote crash) when connecting to malicious servers
or receiving specially crafted data. (boo#1018357)
- CVE-2017-5193: NULL pointer dereference in the nickcmp
- CVE-2017-5194: out of bounds read in certain incomplete
- CVE-2017-5195: out of bounds read in certain incomplete
- CVE-2017-5196: Correct an error when receiving invalid
See also :
Update the affected irssi packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0