GLSA-201309-08 : FileZilla: Multiple vulnerabilities

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201309-08
(FileZilla: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in FileZilla. Please
review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact :

A remote attacker could entice a user to connect to a malicious server,
resulting in possible arbitrary code execution or a Denial of Service.
Additionally, a local attacker could read sensitive memory, potentially
resulting in password disclosure.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

Solution :

All FileZilla users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-ftp/filezilla-3.7.3'

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 69899 ()

Bugtraq ID: 61599

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4206

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