ignitionServer umode Command Global Operator Privilege Escalation
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 14388
SynopsisThe remote instant messaging server is affected by a privilege escalation issue.
DescriptionThe remote host is running a version of the IgnitionServer IRC service which might be vulnerable to a flaw that lets a remote attacker gain elevated privileges on the system. A local IRC operator can supply an unofficial command to the server to obtain elevated privileges and become a global IRC operator.
SolutionUpgrade to IgnitionServer 0.2.1-BRC1 or newer.