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Family: Gain root remotely --> Category: infos

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 : 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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