This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200805-08
(InspIRCd: Denial of Service)
The 'namesx' and 'uhnames' modules do not properly validate network
input, leading to a buffer overflow.
A remote attacker can send specially crafted IRC commands to the
server, causing a Denial of Service.
Unload the 'uhnames' module in the InspIRCd configuration.
See also :
All InspIRCd users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-irc/inspircd-1.1.19'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 32210 (gentoo_GLSA-200805-08.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2008-1925