GLSA-201412-31 : ZNC: Denial of Service

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Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201412-31
(ZNC: Denial of Service)

Multiple NULL pointer dereferences have been found in ZNC.

Impact :

A remote attacker could send a specially crafted request, possibly
resulting in a Denial of Service condition.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201412-31

Solution :

All ZNC users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-irc/znc-1.2-r1'

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 80109 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-2130
CVE-2014-9403

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