FreeBSD : gftp -- multiple vulnerabilities (f8b0f83c-8bb3-11dc-bffa-0016179b2dd5)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

Gentoo reports :

Kalle Olavi Niemitalo discovered two boundary errors in fsplib code
included in gFTP when processing overly long directory or file names.

A remote attacker could trigger these vulnerabilities by enticing a
user to download a file with a specially crafted directory or file
name, possibly resulting in the execution of arbitrary code or a
Denial of Service.

See also :

http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200711-01.xml
http://www.nessus.org/u?fdf4f8ee

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 27641 (freebsd_pkg_f8b0f83c8bb311dcbffa0016179b2dd5.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-3961
CVE-2007-3962

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