Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : pure-ftpd (MDVSA-2011:094)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 54589
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA denial-of-service (DoS) attack related to glob brace expansion was discovered and fixed in pure-ftpd (CVE-2011-0418).
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The updated packages have been upgraded to the latest 1.0.32 version which is not vulnerable to this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected pure-ftpd, pure-ftpd-anon-upload and / or pure-ftpd-anonymous packages.