ignitionServer < 0.3.2 SERVER Command Remote DoS

high Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2152
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The remote host is vulnerable to a Denial of Service (DoS) attack.


The remote host is running an ignitionServer IRC server. This version of ignitionServer is reported to be prone to a remote denial of service in the processing of the SERVER IRC command. An attacker may crash or hang the remote server, denying service to legitimate users.


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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 2152

Family: IRC Servers

Published: 8/26/2004

Updated: 3/6/2019

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.8

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

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


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 7.2

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:H/RL:O/RC:C

Reference Information

BID: 11041