A denial of service flaw was found in the way Bip IRC Bouncer
exchanged user credentials by initiating the IRC protocol session.
A remote, unauthenticated user could send a specially crafted
connection request, leading to bip daemon crash (NULL pointer dereference)
This issue affects the versions of the bip package, as shipped with
Fedora release of 12 and 13.
Created bip tracking bugs for this issue
Affects: fedora-all [bug 630438]
The CVE identifier of CVE-2010-3071 has been assigned to this issue.