openSUSE Security Update : proftpd (openSUSE-2016-603)

This script is Copyright (C) 2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This proftpd update to version 1.3.5b fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

- CVE-2016-3125: Fixed selection of DH groups from
TLSDHParamFile. (boo#970890)

Bugs fixed :

- update to 1.3.5b:
http://www.proftpd.org/docs/RELEASE_NOTES-1.3.5b

- SSH RSA hostkeys smaller than 2048 bits now work
properly.

- MLSD response lines are now properly CRLF terminated.

See also :

http://www.proftpd.org/docs/RELEASE_NOTES-1.3.5b
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=970890

Solution :

Update the affected proftpd packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 91273 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-3125

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