FreeBSD : dircproxy -- remote denial of service (a1ef3fc0-8ad0-11dc-9490-0016179b2dd5)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related

Description :

Securiweb reports :

dircproxy allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service
(segmentation fault) via an ACTION command without a parameter, which
triggers a NULL pointer dereference, as demonstrated using a blank /me
message from irssi.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 27622 (freebsd_pkg_a1ef3fc08ad011dc94900016179b2dd5.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-5226

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