FreeBSD : inspircd -- DoS (b808c3a8-ae30-11e5-b864-14dae9d210b8)

High Nessus Plugin ID 87662


The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.


Inspircd reports :

This release fixes the issues discovered since 2.0.18, containing multiple important stability and correctness related improvements, including a fix for a bug which allowed malformed DNS records to cause netsplits on a network.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 87662

File Name: freebsd_pkg_b808c3a8ae3011e5b86414dae9d210b8.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2015/12/30

Modified: 2016/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.8

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


Base Score: 8.6

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:C/C:N/I:N/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:inspircd, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2015/12/29

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/04/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-8702