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Vulnerability Assessment Details

ngIRCd Remote Buffer Overflow Vulnerability

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
checks the version of the remote ircd

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is running a version of the ngIRCd service which may
be vulnerable to a buffer overflow in the way the server handle list
names.

A possible hacker may execute code on the remote host by using a malicious
user information.

Solution : Upgrade to ngIRCd 0.8.2 or newer
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID: 12397

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2005 Tenable Network Security

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