Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2010-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2010-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
It was discovered that LFTP incorrectly filtered filenames suggested
by Content-Disposition headers. If a user or automated system were
tricked into downloading a file from a malicious site, a remote
attacker could create the file with an arbitrary name, such as a
dotfile, and possibly run arbitrary code.
Update the affected lftp package.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 49141 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2010-2251
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