Unreal IRCD OperServ Raw Message Channel Join DoS
High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2154
SynopsisThe remote host is vulnerable to a Denial of Service (DoS) attack.
DescriptionThe remote host is running a version of Unreal IRCD that is vulnerable to a remote denial of service. It is reported that Unreal IRCD may crash when a client sends a raw message to OperServ to join a channel. An attacker may use this issue to deny service to legitimate users.
SolutionUpgrade or patch according to vendor recommendations.