CVE-2009-4652

NameCVE-2009-4652
DescriptionThe (1) Conn_GetCipherInfo and (2) Conn_UsesSSL functions in src/ngircd/conn.c in ngIRCd 13 and 14, when SSL/TLS support is present and standalone mode is disabled, allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) by sending the MOTD command from another server in the same IRC network, possibly related to an array index error.
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NVD severitylow

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
ngircd (PTS)stretch24-1fixed
buster25-2fixed
bullseye, sid26-2fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
ngircdsourcelenny(not affected)
ngircdsource(unstable)15-0.1

Notes

[lenny] - ngircd <not-affected> (SSL/TLS support not yet present)

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