UnrealIRCd Unspecified DoS

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 64485


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


The remote host is running a version of UnrealIRCd that could crash when it receives certain raw messages. An attacker could exploit this flaw to disable the service remotely.


Upgrade to UnrealIRCd 3.2.10 or later

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 64485

File Name: unreal_ircd_dos.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: remote

Family: Misc.

Published: 2013/02/06

Modified: 2013/02/07

Dependencies: 11156

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:unrealircd:unrealircd

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/11/12

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/11/12

Reference Information

BID: 56492

OSVDB: 87286