FreeBSD : quassel -- remote denial of service (9e7306b9-a5c3-11e5-b864-14dae9d210b8)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

Pierre Schweitzer reports :

Any client sending the command '/op *' in a query will cause the
Quassel core to crash.

See also :

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/12/12/1
http://www.nessus.org/u?aab6921b

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 87542 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-8547

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