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The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.
Secunia reports :
A vulnerability has been reported in IRC Services, which can be
exploited by malicious people to cause a Denial of Service. The
vulnerability is caused due to the improper handling of overly long
passwords within the 'default_encrypt()' function in encrypt.c and can
be exploited to crash an affected server.
See also :
Update the affected package.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0