Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures assigned an identifier CVE-2009-1959 to the following vulnerability:
Off-by-one error in the event_wallops function in
fe-common/irc/fe-events.c in irssi 0.8.13 allows remote IRC servers to
cause a denial of service (crash) via an empty command, which triggers
a one-byte buffer under-read and a one-byte buffer underflow.
Upstream SVN commit:
irssi-0.8.13-3.fc10 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 10.
irssi-0.8.13-3.fc11 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 11.
irssi-0.8.13-3.fc11 has been pushed to the Fedora 11 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
irssi-0.8.13-3.fc10 has been pushed to the Fedora 10 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.