Navigation Bar Top Applications Support Documentation Vendors Search Index Top Top

xchat remotely exploitable buffer overflow (Socks5)


A straightforward stack buffer overflow exists in XChat's Socks5 proxy support.

The XChat developers report that `tsifra' discovered this issue.

NOTE: XChat Socks5 support is disabled by support in the FreeBSD Ports Collection.



portaudit: xchat remotely exploitable buffer overflow (Socks5)

Disclaimer: The data contained on this page is derived from the VuXML document, please refer to the the original document for copyright information. The author of portaudit makes no claim of authorship or ownership of any of the information contained herein.

If you have found a vulnerability in a FreeBSD port not listed in the database, please contact the FreeBSD Security Officer. Refer to "FreeBSD Security Information" for more information.

Oliver Eikemeier <>