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CVE-2008-0285 Detail

Description

ngIRCd 0.10.x before 0.10.4 and 0.11.0 before 0.11.0-pre2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via crafted IRC PART message, which triggers an invalid dereference.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  01/15/2008

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://arthur.barton.de/cgi-bin/viewcvs.cgi/ngircd/ngircd/src/ngircd/irc-channel.c?r1=1.40&r2=1.41&diff_format=h Exploit
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=204834
http://ngircd.barton.de/doc/ChangeLog
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200801-13.xml
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/27318

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:ngircd:ngircd:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
0.10.3
 cpe:2.3:a:ngircd:ngircd:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
0.11.0-pre1


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-0285
NVD Published Date:
01/15/2008
NVD Last Modified:
09/05/2008