A remotely triggerable crash flaw was found in ircd-ratbox-2.x.
The bug has to do with server capability negotiation. A malformed request will trigger a crash due to invalid assumptions.
Created ircd-ratbox tracking bugs for this issue
Affects: fedora-all [bug 891034]
Affects: epel-5 [bug 891035]
This issue was originally disclosed via the following email:
This issue was assigned CVE-2012-6084 via:
This CVE Bugzilla entry is for community support informational purposes only as it does not affect a package in a commercially supported Red Hat product. Refer to the dependent bugs for status of those individual community products.