FreeBSD : gftp -- directory traversal vulnerability (2d8cf857-81ea-11d9-a9e7-0001020eed82)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 18888
SynopsisThe remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.
DescriptionA Debian Security Advisory reports :
Albert Puigsech Galicia discovered a directory traversal vulnerability in a proprietary FTP client (CAN-2004-1376) which is also present in gftp, a GTK+ FTP client. A malicious server could provide a specially crafted filename that could cause arbitrary files to be overwritten or created by the client.
SolutionUpdate the affected package.