SuSE9 Security Update : vsftpd (YOU Patch Number 12192)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

This update of vsftpd fixes a memory leak that can occur during
authentication. (CVE-2008-2375) Additionally non-security bugs for
SLES10 were fixed. There were some issues with simultaneous FTP PUT of
the same file name that lead to a corrupted file on the server.

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2008-2375.html

Solution :

Apply YOU patch number 12192.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.1
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 41220 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-2375

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