Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : pure-ftpd (MDVSA-2011:046)

High Nessus Plugin ID 52708


The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.


A security flaw was discovered in pure-ftpd which allows plaintext command injection over TLS (similar to CVE-2011-0411).

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The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.


Update the affected pure-ftpd, pure-ftpd-anon-upload and / or pure-ftpd-anonymous packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 52708

File Name: mandriva_MDVSA-2011-046.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Published: 2011/03/18

Modified: 2013/06/01

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:pure-ftpd, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:pure-ftpd-anon-upload, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:pure-ftpd-anonymous, cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2009.0, cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2010.0, cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2010.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2011/03/17

Reference Information

MDVSA: 2011:046