FreeBSD : ngircd -- buffer overflow vulnerability (7f6dd1bd-7d99-11d9-a9e7-0001020eed82)

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

Florian Westphal discovered a buffer overflow in ngircd which can be
used remotely crash the server and possibly execute arbitrary code.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.1
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 19002 (freebsd_pkg_7f6dd1bd7d9911d9a9e70001020eed82.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 12397

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0199

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