openSUSE Security Update : lftp (openSUSE-SU-2010:0334-1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 47120


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update of lftp improves the filename handling of downloaded files to avoid downloading arbitrary content to unexpected locations (like .login). (CVE-2010-2251)


Update the affected lftp package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 47120

File Name: suse_11_0_lftp-100610.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/06/23

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:lftp, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.0

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

Patch Publication Date: 2010/06/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-2251