GLSA-201412-31 : ZNC: Denial of Service
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 80109
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201412-31 (ZNC: Denial of Service)
Multiple NULL pointer dereferences have been found in ZNC.
A remote attacker could send a specially crafted request, possibly resulting in a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll ZNC users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-irc/znc-1.2-r1'