Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : eggdrop (MDKSA-2007:175)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

A stack-based buffer overflow in mod/server.mod/servrmsg.c in Eggdrop
1.6.18, and possibly earlier, allows user-assisted, malicious remote
IRC servers to execute arbitrary code via a long private message.

Updated packages fix this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected eggdrop package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 26007 (mandrake_MDKSA-2007-175.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 24070

CVE ID: CVE-2007-2807

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