Fedora 13 : vsftpd-2.3.4-1.fc13 (2011-2615)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 52663


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Thu Mar 3 2011 Jiri Skala <jskala at redhat.com> - 2.3.4-1

- update to latest upstream 2.3.4

- fixes #681935 - CVE-2011-0762 vsftpd: remote DoS via crafted glob pattern

- Mon May 17 2010 Jiri Skala <jskala at redhat.com> - 2.2.2-7

- when listen_ipv6=YES sets socket option to listen IPv6 only

- Fri May 14 2010 Jiri Skala <jskala at redhat.com> - 2.2.2-6

- syscall(__NR_clone) replaced by clone() to fix incorrect order of params on s390 arch

- Wed Apr 7 2010 Jiri Skala <jskala at redhat.com> - 2.2.2-5

- corrected daemonize_plus patch - don't try kill parent when vsftpd isn't daemonized

- Tue Mar 16 2010 Jiri Skala <jskala at redhat.com> - 2.2.2-4

- fixes #544251 - /etc/rc.d/init.d/vsftpd does not start more than one daemon

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Update the affected vsftpd package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 52663

File Name: fedora_2011-2615.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/03/15

Modified: 2016/05/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4

Temporal Score: 3.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:vsftpd, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:13

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2011/03/04

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-0762

BID: 46617

FEDORA: 2011-2615