Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2011-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2011-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
It was discovered that vsftpd incorrectly handled certain glob
expressions. A remote authenticated user could use a crafted glob
expression to cause vftpd to consume all resources, leading to a
denial of service.
Update the affected vsftpd package.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.3
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 53222 ()
Bugtraq ID: 46617
CVE ID: CVE-2011-0762
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