FreeBSD : inspircd -- DoS (b808c3a8-ae30-11e5-b864-14dae9d210b8)

This script is Copyright (C) 2015-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Inspircd reports :

This release fixes the issues discovered since 2.0.18, containing
multiple important stability and correctness related improvements,
including a fix for a bug which allowed malformed DNS records to cause
netsplits on a network.

See also :

http://www.inspircd.org/2015/04/16/v2019-released.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?0243ba15
http://comments.gmane.org/gmane.comp.security.oss.general/18464
http://www.nessus.org/u?eb70d09b

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 87662 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-8702

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