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

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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 :

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 27641 (freebsd_pkg_f8b0f83c8bb311dcbffa0016179b2dd5.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-3961

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