September 15, 2009

Mandriva Linux Security Advisory 2009:235: silc-toolkit

Multiple vulnerabilities was discovered and corrected in silc-toolkit:

Multiple format string vulnerabilities in lib/silcclient/client_entry.c
in Secure Internet Live Conferencing (SILC) Toolkit before 1.1.10, and
SILC Client before 1.1.8, allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary
code via format string specifiers in a nickname field, related to the
(1) silc_client_add_client, (2) silc_client_update_client, and (3)
silc_client_nickname_format functions (CVE-2009-3051).

Multiple format string vulnerabilities in lib/silcclient/command.c
in Secure Internet Live Conferencing (SILC) Toolkit before 1.1.10,
and SILC Client 1.1.8 and earlier, allow remote attackers to execute
arbitrary code via format string specifiers in a channel name, related
to (1) silc_client_command_topic, (2) silc_client_command_kick,
(3) silc_client_command_leave, and (4) silc_client_command_users
(CVE-2009-3163).

This update provides a solution to these vulnerabilities...

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