Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : wu-ftpd (MDKSA-2001:090)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

A vulnerability in wu-ftpd's ftpglob() function was found by the CORE
ST team. This vulnerability can be exploited to obtain root access on
the FTP server.

Solution :

Update the affected wu-ftpd package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.2
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 13903 (mandrake_MDKSA-2001-090.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 3581

CVE ID: CVE-2001-0550

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