This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
A vulnerability has been found and corrected in proftpd :
Heap-based buffer overflow in the sql_prepare_where function
(contrib/mod_sql.c) in ProFTPD before 1.3.3d, when mod_sql is enabled,
allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and
possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted username containing
substitution tags, which are not properly handled during construction
of a SQL query (CVE-2010-4652).
Packages for 2009.0 are provided as of the Extended Maintenance
Program. Please visit this link to learn more:
The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
Public Exploit Available : true