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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.59094
Category:Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Title:Ubuntu USN-409-1 (kdenetwork)
Summary:Ubuntu USN-409-1 (kdenetwork)
Description:
The remote host is missing an update to kdenetwork
announced via advisory USN-409-1.

A security issue affects the following Ubuntu releases:

Ubuntu 5.10
Ubuntu 6.06 LTS
Ubuntu 6.10

This advisory also applies to the corresponding versions of
Kubuntu, Edubuntu, and Xubuntu.

Details follow:

Federico L. Bossi Bonin discovered a Denial of Service vulnerability
in ksirc. By sending a special response packet, a malicious IRC server
could crash ksirc.

Solution:
The problem can be corrected by upgrading your system to the
following package versions:

Ubuntu 5.10:
ksirc 4:3.4.3-0ubuntu1.1

Ubuntu 6.06 LTS:
ksirc 4:3.5.2-0ubuntu6.3

Ubuntu 6.10:
ksirc 4:3.5.5-0ubuntu1.1

In general, a standard system upgrade is sufficient to effect the
necessary changes.

http://www.securityspace.com/smysecure/catid.html?in=USN-409-1

Risk factor : Medium
Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2006-6811
Bugtraq: 20070109 [KDE Security Advisory] ksirc Denial of Service vulnerability (Google Search)
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/456379/100/0/threaded
http://milw0rm.com/exploits/3023
http://www.addict3d.org/index.php?page=viewarticle&trace=0&type=security&ID=8468
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200701-26.xml
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:009
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-409-1
BugTraq ID: 21790
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/21790
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/5199
http://osvdb.org/33443
http://securitytracker.com/id?1017453
XForce ISS Database: ksirc-privmsg-bo(31134)
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/31134
CopyrightCopyright (c) 2007 E-Soft Inc. http://www.securityspace.com

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