Slackware 8.1 / 9.0 : BitchX security fixes (SSA:2003-141-02)
High Nessus Plugin ID 18716
SynopsisThe remote Slackware host is missing a security update.
DescriptionNew BitchX packages are available to fix security problems found by Timo Sirainen. BitchX is an IRC (Internet Relay Chat) client. Under certain circumstances, a malicious IRC server could cause BitchX to crash, or possibly to run arbitrary code as the user running BitchX.
All sites running BitchX are advised to upgrade.
SolutionUpdate the affected bitchx package.