EulerOS 2.0 SP1 : irssi (EulerOS-SA-2017-1117)
High Nessus Plugin ID 101307
SynopsisThe remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.
DescriptionAccording to the version of the irssi package installed, the EulerOS installation on the remote host is affected by the following vulnerability :
- The netjoin processing in Irssi 1.x before 1.0.2 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (use-after-free) and possibly execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors.(CVE-2017-7191)
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the EulerOS security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionUpdate the affected irssi package.