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The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200411-24
(BNC: Buffer overflow vulnerability)
Leon Juranic discovered that BNC fails to do proper bounds
checking when checking server response.
An attacker could exploit this to cause a Denial of Service and
potentially execute arbitary code with the permissions of the user
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All BNC users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-irc/bnc-2.9.1'
Risk factor :
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 15725 (gentoo_GLSA-200411-24.nasl)
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