FreeBSD : smbftpd -- format string vulnerability (b2571f88-a867-11dc-a6f0-00a0cce0781e)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Secunia reports :

Format string vulnerability in the SMBDirList function in dirlist.c in
SmbFTPD 0.96 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via
format string specifiers in a directory name.

See also :

http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=543077
http://www.nessus.org/u?69f305d6

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: 29340 (freebsd_pkg_b2571f88a86711dca6f000a0cce0781e.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-5184

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