This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing a security update.
mod/server.mod/servmsg.c in Eggheads Eggdrop and Windrop 1.6.19 and
earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash)
via a crafted PRIVMSG that causes an empty string to trigger a
negative string length copy. NOTE: this issue exists because of an
incorrect fix for CVE-2007-2807 (CVE-2009-1789).
Packages for 2008.0 are provided for Corporate Desktop 2008.0
Update the affected eggdrop package.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
Public Exploit Available : true