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ngIRCd < 0.8.3 Log_Resolver() Remote Format String Overflow

High

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.

Description

The remote host is running a version of the ngIRCd service that may be vulnerable to a buffer overflow in the way the server handles user-supplied data which is passed to syslog().

Solution

Upgrade to version 0.8.3 or higher.