GLSA-201512-13 : InspIRCd: Multiple vulnerabilities

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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-201512-13
(InspIRCd: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in InspIRCd. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact :

A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the
privileges of the process, or cause a Denial of Service condition.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201512-13

Solution :

All InspIRCd users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-irc/inspircd-2.0.20'

Risk factor :

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

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 87713 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-6697
CVE-2015-6674
CVE-2015-8702

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