Netscape < 6.2.3 IRC Client Buffer Overflow (deprecated)
Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1752
SynopsisThe remote host is using the Mozilla web browser which contains a vulnerable built-in IRC client.
DescriptionThe remote host is using the Netscape web browser, which contains a built-in IRC client. There is a flaw in this version that may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on this host, provided the user uses it to go on IRC.
SolutionUpgrade to Netscape 6.2.3 or higher.