CVE-2017-5194

Source
Severity High
Remote Yes
Type Arbitrary code execution
Description
A use after free vulnerability has been discovered when receiving an invalid nick message potentially leading to arbitrary code execution.
Group Package Affected Fixed Severity Status Ticket
AVG-127 irssi 0.8.20-1 0.8.21-1 High Fixed
Date Advisory Group Package Severity Description
11 Jan 2017 ASA-201701-14 AVG-127 irssi High multiple issues
References
https://irssi.org/security/irssi_sa_2017_01.txt
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2017/01/05/2
https://github.com/irssi/irssi/commit/6c6c42e3d1b49d90aacc0b67f8540471cae02a1d