openSUSE Security Update : weechat (openSUSE-2017-536)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 99958
SynopsisThe remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
DescriptionThis update for weechat fixes one security issues :
- CVE-2017-8073: WeeChat allowed a remote crash by sending a filename via DCC to the IRC plugin. This occurs in the irc_ctcp_dcc_filename_without_quotes function during quote removal, with a buffer overflow (bsc#1036467).
SolutionUpdate the affected weechat packages.