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Date: Mon, 14 Jun 2010 19:10:14 +0200
From: Alex Legler <>
Subject: Re: CVE request: UnrealIRCd source code
 contained a backdoor allowing for remote command execution

On Sat, 12 Jun 2010 19:10:48 +0200, Alex Legler <> wrote:

> [blah]

While we're at it...

"A buffer in the code which handles user authorization is copied without
sufficient length checks, causing a buffer overflow.
This bug happens BEFORE the user is online. In other words: even if you
have a password protected server, or only allow certain ip/hosts in,
and you use allow::options::noident, then this bug can still be

The issue affects versions <

I think this issue doesn't have a CVE yet either. (CVE-2009-*)


Alex Legler | Gentoo Security / Ruby |

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