Fedora 8 : filezilla-3.1.0.1-1.fc8 (2008-6812)

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

According to the NEWS in this release: ---------------- ! Do not
report success on SSL/TLS transfers if server did not perform orderly
SSL/TLS shutdown. Previously, an attacker could cause truncated files
with FileZilla thinking the transfer was successful. All versions
prior to this were affected ---------------- None SA number has been
mentioned yet.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=457274
http://www.nessus.org/u?940f2cbc

Solution :

Update the affected filezilla package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 33776 (fedora_2008-6812.nasl)

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