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Generic IRC Client Detection / Generic Botnet Detection



The remote host is running an IRC client.


The remote host appears to be running a machine that has installed an IRC client. IRC is a protocol for messaging. In many cases, IRC is used for botnet C&C traffic.


Manually inspect the machine for malicious processes to ensure that the IRC traffic is innocuous in nature.