UnrealIRCd OperServ Raw Channel Join DoS

This script is Copyright (C) 2003-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote chat server is affected by a denial of service

Description :

The remote host is running a version of ircd which may crash
when it receives certain raw messages.

An attacker could exploit this flaw to disable this service remotely.

See also :


Solution :

Upgrade to UnrealIRCD 3.2 beta17 or 3.1.6, as this reportedly fixes
the issue.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.8
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 11797 (ircd_dos.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 8131


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