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Multiple IRC daemons format string attack 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 ircd which may be vulnerable
to a format string attack.
A possible hacker may use this flaw to execute arbitrary code on this
host, or simply to disable this service remotely.
Solution : Upgrade to one of the following IRC daemon :
andromede.net AndromedeIRCd 1.2.4
DALnet Bahamut IRCd 1.4.36
digatech digatech IRCd 1.2.2
methane methane IRCd 0.1.2
Threat Level: High
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