Two vulnerabilities in Quassel may result in Denial of Service or SQL injection.
|Package||net-irc/quassel on all architectures|
|Affected versions||< 0.9.1|
|Unaffected versions||>= 0.9.1|
Quassel is a Qt4/KDE4 IRC client suppporting a remote daemon for 24/7 connectivity.
Two vulnerabilities have been found in Quassel:
A remote attacker could send multiple CTCP requests in single private message, possibly resulting in a Denial of Service condition. Futhermore, a remote attacker may be able to execute arbitrary SQL statements.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All Quassel users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-irc/quassel-0.9.1"