GLSA-201806-04 : Quassel: Multiple vulnerabilities

High Nessus Plugin ID 110525


The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201806-04
(Quassel: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Quassel. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Impact :

A remote attacker could cause arbitrary code execution or a Denial of
Service condition.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.


All Quassel users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-irc/quassel-0.12.5'

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 110525

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201806-04.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Published: 2018/06/14

Modified: 2018/09/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:quassel, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Patch Publication Date: 2018/06/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-1000178, CVE-2018-1000179

GLSA: 201806-04