Slackware 8.1 / 9.0 / current : ProFTPD Security Advisory (SSA:2003-259-02)

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description :

Upgraded ProFTPD packages are available for Slackware 8.1, 9.0 and -
-current. These fix a security issue where an attacker could gain a
root shell by downloading a specially crafted file.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected proftpd package.

Risk factor :


Family: Slackware Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 18733 ()

Bugtraq ID:


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