IRC Services Identified Nickname Authorization Bypass

2002-02-28T07:01:26
ID OSVDB:15176
Type osvdb
Reporter OSVDB
Modified 2002-02-28T07:01:26

Description

Vulnerability Description

IRC Services contains a flaw related to the authorization code set that may allow an attacker to considered "identified". No further details have been provided.

Solution Description

Upgrade to version 5.0 a23 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.

Short Description

IRC Services contains a flaw related to the authorization code set that may allow an attacker to considered "identified". No further details have been provided.

References:

Vendor URL: http://www.ircservices.esper.net/ Vendor Specific News/Changelog Entry: http://www.ircservices.esper.net/Changes.txt