Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : gftp (MDKSA-2005:050)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 17279
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.
DescriptionA vulnerability in gftp could allow a malicious FTP server to overwrite files on the local system as the user running gftp due to improper handling of filenames containing slashes.
The updated packages are patched to deal with these issues.
SolutionUpdate the affected gftp package.