openSUSE Security Update : proftpd (openSUSE-2019-1836)

high Nessus Plugin ID 127741
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VPR Score: 6.7


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for proftpd fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

- CVE-2019-12815: Fixed arbitrary file copy in mod_copy that allowed for remote code execution and information disclosure without authentication (bnc#1142281).


Update the affected proftpd packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 127741

File Name: openSUSE-2019-1836.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 8/12/2019

Updated: 9/23/2020

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 6.7

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:proftpd, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:proftpd-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:proftpd-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:proftpd-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:proftpd-lang, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:proftpd-ldap, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:proftpd-ldap-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:proftpd-mysql, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:proftpd-mysql-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:proftpd-pgsql, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:proftpd-pgsql-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:proftpd-radius, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:proftpd-radius-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:proftpd-sqlite, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:proftpd-sqlite-debuginfo, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:15.1

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 8/8/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/4/2017

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-7418, CVE-2019-12815