mod/server.mod/servmsg.c in Eggheads Eggdrop and Windrop 1.6.19 and
earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash)
via a crafted PRIVMSG that causes an empty string to trigger a
negative string length copy. NOTE: this issue exists because of an
incorrect fix for CVE-2007-2807.
Created eggdrop tracking bugs for this issue
CVE-2009-1789 Affects: F10 [bug #502651]
CVE-2009-1789 Affects: F8 [bug #502652]
CVE-2009-1789 Affects: F9 [bug #502653]
CVE-2009-1789 Affects: Fdevel [bug #502654]
The upstream fix should be here:
Package: eggdrop-1.6.19-4.fc12 Tag: dist-f12 Status: complete Built
Package: eggdrop-1.6.19-4.fc11 Tag: dist-f11-updates-candidate Status: complete
Package: eggdrop-1.6.19-4.fc10 Tag: dist-f10-updates-candidate Status: complete
Package: eggdrop-1.6.19-4.fc9 Tag: dist-f9-updates-candidate Status: complete
2386 (eggdrop): Build on target fedora-5-epel succeeded.
2387 (eggdrop): Build on target fedora-4-epel succeeded.
eggdrop-1.6.19-4.fc9 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 9.
eggdrop-1.6.19-4.fc9 has been pushed to the Fedora 9 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
eggdrop-1.6.19-4.fc10 has been pushed to the Fedora 10 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
*** Bug 501045 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***