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Buffer overflow in ircd allows arbitrary command execution.
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Assigning CNA
MITRE Corporation
Date Record Created
19990607 Disclaimer: The record creation date may reflect when the CVE ID was allocated or reserved, and does not necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly disclosed, or updated in CVE.
Phase (Legacy)
Proposed (19990623)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(3) Baker, Hill, Northcutt
MODIFY(1) Frech
NOOP(1) Prosser
REJECT(1) Christey
Comments (Legacy)
 Frech> XF:irc-bo
 Christey> This is too general and doesn't have any references.  The
   XF reference doesn't appear toe xist any more.
   Perhaps this reference would help:
   BUGTRAQ:19970701 ircd buffer overflow
 Baker> It appears that the XForce entry has been corrected, and there is a patch posted in the original bugtraq post.

Proposed (Legacy)
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