This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201309-15
(ProFTPD: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in ProFTPD. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A context-dependent attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with
the privileges of the process, perform man-in-the-middle attacks to spoof
arbitrary SSL servers, cause a Denial of Service condition, or read and
modify arbitrary files.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All ProFTPD users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-ftp/proftpd-1.3.4d'
Risk factor :
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.3
Public Exploit Available : true