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IgnitionServer Irc operator privilege escalation vulnerability Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
checks the version of the remote ircd
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is running a version of the IgnitionServer IRC
service which may be vulnerable to a flaw that let remote attacker
to gain elevated rights on the system.
A remote attacker, who is an operator, can supply an unofficial command
to the server to obtain elevated rights and become a global IRC operator.
Solution : Upgrade to IgnitionServer 0.2.1-BRC1 or newer
Threat Level: High
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