FreeBSD : proftpd -- Compromised source packages backdoor (ed7fa1b4-ff59-11df-9759-080027284eaa)
High Nessus Plugin ID 50980
SynopsisThe remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.
DescriptionThe ProFTPD Project team reports :
The security issue is caused due to the distribution of compromised ProFTPD 1.3.3c source code packages via the project's main FTP server and all of the mirror servers, which contain a backdoor allowing remote root access.
SolutionUpdate the affected package.