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FreeBSD Ports: ircservices

Information

Severity

Severity

Medium

Family

Family

FreeBSD Local Security Checks

CVSSv2 Base

CVSSv2 Base

5.0

CVSSv2 Vector

CVSSv2 Vector

AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Solution Type

Solution Type

Vendor Patch

Created

Created

13 years ago

Modified

Modified

5 years ago

Summary

The remote host is missing an update to the system as announced in the referenced advisory.

Insight

Insight

The following package is affected: ircservices CVE-2007-6122 The default_encrypt function in encrypt.c in IRC Services before 5.0.63, and 5.1.x before 5.1.7, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash) via a long password. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.

Solution

Solution

Update your system with the appropriate patches or software upgrades. http://secunia.com/advisories/27761 http://ircservices.za.net/Changes.txt http://www.vuxml.org/freebsd/e5a9de5f-c6bc-11dc-b9f1-00a0cce0781e.html

Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE)