FreeBSD : ircd-ratbox and charybdis -- remote DoS vulnerability (4108cc57-54d7-11e2-9483-14dae938ec40)

High Nessus Plugin ID 63373


The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.

Description reports :

All versions of Charybdis are vulnerable to a remotely-triggered crash bug caused by code originating from ircd-ratbox 2.0. (Incidentally, this means all versions since ircd-ratbox 2.0 are also vulnerable.)


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 63373

File Name: freebsd_pkg_4108cc5754d711e2948314dae938ec40.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Published: 2013/01/03

Modified: 2015/05/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:charybdis, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:ircd-ratbox, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2013/01/02

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/12/31