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bitlbee -- account recreation security issues

Affected packages
bitlbee < 1.2.3


VuXML ID 24ec781b-8c11-11dd-9923-0016d325a0ed
Discovery 2008-08-27
Entry 2008-09-26
Modified 2008-10-03

Secunia reports:

Some security issues have been reported in BitlBee, which can be exploited by malicious people to bypass certain security restrictions and hijack accounts.

The security issues are caused due to unspecified errors, which can be exploited to overwrite existing accounts.


CVE Name CVE-2008-3920
CVE Name CVE-2008-3969