Bug 630437 (CVE-2010-3071) - CVE-2010-3071 Bip: Remote Dos (crash) by exchanging user credentials
Summary: CVE-2010-3071 Bip: Remote Dos (crash) by exchanging user credentials
Alias: CVE-2010-3071
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 630438
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Reported: 2010-09-05 15:01 UTC by Jan Lieskovsky
Modified: 2019-06-08 13:05 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2011-05-31 19:13:35 UTC

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Description Jan Lieskovsky 2010-09-05 15:01:43 UTC
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)

  [1] http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=595409

Comment 1 Jan Lieskovsky 2010-09-05 15:03:15 UTC
This issue affects the versions of the bip package, as shipped with
Fedora release of 12 and 13.

Please fix.

Comment 2 Jan Lieskovsky 2010-09-05 15:04:09 UTC
Created bip tracking bugs for this issue

Affects: fedora-all [bug 630438]

Comment 3 Jan Lieskovsky 2010-09-08 10:05:08 UTC
The CVE identifier of CVE-2010-3071 has been assigned to this issue.

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