ignitionServer SERVER Command Spoofed Server Saturation DoS

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 14376


The remote IRC server is affected by a denial of service vulnerability.


The remote host is running a version of the IgnitionServer IRC service that could be vulnerable to a denial of service in the SERVER command.

An attacker could crash the remote host by misusing the SERVER command repeatdly.


Upgrade to IgnitionServer 0.3.2 or newer

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 14376

File Name: ircd_ignition_dos.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: remote

Family: Misc.

Published: 2004/08/26

Modified: 2011/12/14

Dependencies: 11156, 11153, 17975

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: No exploit is required

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2004/06/22

Reference Information

BID: 11041

OSVDB: 9166