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irssi -- remote DoS

Affected packages
irssi < 1.0.3


VuXML ID 165e8951-4be0-11e7-a539-0050569f7e80
Discovery 2017-06-06
Entry 2017-06-08

Joseph Bisch reports:

When receiving a DCC message without source nick/host, Irssi would attempt to dereference a NULL pointer.

When receiving certain incorrectly quoted DCC files, Irssi would try to find the terminating quote one byte before the allocated memory.


CVE Name CVE-2017-9468
CVE Name CVE-2017-9469