The help function in net/netfilter/nf_nat_irc.c in the Linux kernel
before 3.12.8 allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information
from kernel memory by establishing an IRC DCC session in which
incorrect packet data is transmitted during use of the NAT mangle
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MLIST:[oss-security] 20140128 Re: CVE request Linux kernel: netfilter: nf_nat: leakage of uninitialized buffer in IRC NAT helper
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