Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : pure-ftpd (MDVSA-2011:094)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

A denial-of-service (DoS) attack related to glob brace expansion was
discovered and fixed in pure-ftpd (CVE-2011-0418).

Packages for 2009.0 are provided as of the Extended Maintenance
Program. Please visit this link to learn more:
http://store.mandriva.com/product_info.php?cPath=149 products_id=490

The updated packages have been upgraded to the latest 1.0.32 version
which is not vulnerable to this issue.

See also :

http://www.pureftpd.org/project/pure-ftpd/news

Solution :

Update the affected pure-ftpd, pure-ftpd-anon-upload and / or
pure-ftpd-anonymous packages.

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: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 54589 ()

Bugtraq ID: 47671

CVE ID: CVE-2011-0418

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