BitchX Remote Send_CTCP() Memory Corruption Vulnerability

A memory corruption vulnerability has been discovered in BitchX 1.0c19. This issue occurs when handling server-supplied data and may cause characters to be written to sensitive stack memory. As a result, it may be possible for a malicious IRC server to execute arbitrary commands on a vulnerable client.

This vulnerability has been reported to affect BitchX 1.0c19. Other versions may also be affected.


 

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