CVE-2009-0661

NameCVE-2009-0661
DescriptionWee Enhanced Environment for Chat (WeeChat) 0.2.6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via an IRC PRIVMSG command containing crafted color codes that trigger an out-of-bounds read.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1744-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs519940

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
weechat (PTS)wheezy0.3.8-1+deb7u1fixed
jessie1.0.1-1fixed
stretch, sid1.5-1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
weechatsource(unstable)0.2.6.1-1medium519940
weechatsourceetch(not affected)
weechatsourcelenny0.2.6-1+lenny1mediumDSA-1744-1

Notes

[etch] - weechat <not-affected> (vulnerable code not present)

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