SuSE 10 Security Update : pure-ftpd (ZYPP Patch Number 7426)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 57245


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


pure-ftpd was updated to fix a security issue with an Open Enterprise Server specific patch :

- A worldwriteable directory created and used by the OES pure-ftpd Netware extensions could be used by local attackers to overwrite system files and so gain privileges. (CVE-2011-0988)


Apply ZYPP patch number 7426.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 57245

File Name: suse_pure-ftpd-7426.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/12/13

Modified: 2012/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.4

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2011/03/28

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-0988