Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : proftpd (MDVSA-2011:181)
High Nessus Plugin ID 57046
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA vulnerability was discovered and fixed in proftpd :
Use-after-free vulnerability in the Response API in ProFTPD before 1.3.3g allows remote authenticated users to execute arbitrary code via vectors involving an error that occurs after an FTP data transfer (CVE-2011-4130).
The updated packages have been upgraded to the latest version 1.3.3g which is not vulnerable to this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.