IRC Daemon STARTTLS Command Support

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Synopsis

The remote IRC daemon supports the encryption of traffic.

Description

The remote IRC daemon supports the use of the 'STARTTLS' command to switch from a cleartext to an encrypted communications channel.

See Also

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/STARTTLS

https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc7194

https://wiki.inspircd.org/STARTTLS_Documentation

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 87817

File Name: ircd_starttls.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: remote

Family: Misc.

Published: 1/8/2016

Updated: 2/24/2021

Dependencies: ircd.nasl

Vulnerability Information

Excluded KB Items: global_settings/disable_test_ssl_based_services