Fedora 13 : vsftpd-2.3.4-1.fc13 (2011-2615)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Thu Mar 3 2011 Jiri Skala <jskala at redhat.com> -
2.3.4-1

- update to latest upstream 2.3.4

- fixes #681935 - CVE-2011-0762 vsftpd: remote DoS via
crafted glob pattern

- Mon May 17 2010 Jiri Skala <jskala at redhat.com> -
2.2.2-7

- when listen_ipv6=YES sets socket option to listen IPv6
only

- Fri May 14 2010 Jiri Skala <jskala at redhat.com> -
2.2.2-6

- syscall(__NR_clone) replaced by clone() to fix
incorrect order of params on s390 arch

- Wed Apr 7 2010 Jiri Skala <jskala at redhat.com> -
2.2.2-5

- corrected daemonize_plus patch - don't try kill parent
when vsftpd isn't daemonized

- Tue Mar 16 2010 Jiri Skala <jskala at redhat.com> -
2.2.2-4

- fixes #544251 - /etc/rc.d/init.d/vsftpd does not start
more than one daemon

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=681667
http://www.nessus.org/u?dc2d56a3

Solution :

Update the affected vsftpd package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.5
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 52663 ()

Bugtraq ID: 46617

CVE ID: CVE-2011-0762

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