GLSA-201402-20 : KVIrc: Multiple vulnerabilities
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 72634
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201402-20 (KVIrc: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in KVIrc. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the process, cause a Denial of Service condition, or overwrite arbitrary files.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll KVIrc users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-irc/kvirc-4.1_pre4693' NOTE: This is a legacy GLSA. Updates for all affected architectures are available since July 29, 2010. It is likely that your system is already no longer affected by this issue.