FreeBSD : kvirc -- multiple vulnerabilities (8685d412-8468-11df-8d45-001d7d9eb79a)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Two security vulnerabilities have been discovered :

Multiple format string vulnerabilities in the DCC functionality in
KVIrc 3.4 and 4.0 have unspecified impact and remote attack vectors.

Directory traversal vulnerability in the DCC functionality in KVIrc
3.4 and 4.0 allows remote attackers to overwrite arbitrary files via
unknown vectors.

See also :

http://lists.omnikron.net/pipermail/kvirc/2010-May/000867.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?6792c2b8

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 47567 (freebsd_pkg_8685d412846811df8d45001d7d9eb79a.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-2451
CVE-2010-2452

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