SuSE 10 Security Update : pure-ftpd, pure-ftpd-debuginfo (ZYPP Patch Number 7724)
Low Nessus Plugin ID 57247
SynopsisThe remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.
DescriptionThe OES Netware add-ons in pure-ftpd had a security problem and some bugs, which are fixed by this update.
A local attacker could overwrite local files when the OES remote server feature of pure-ftpd is enabled due to a directory traversal.
Additionally the following bugs have been fixed :
- FTP remote server navigation does not always succeed.
- pure-ftpd does not throw an error when the name resolution fails during remote server navigation.
- put files into NCP volumes fails. (bnc#700335)
- remote_server feature opens a vulnerability with directory traversal & file overwriting. (bnc#703035)
SolutionApply ZYPP patch number 7724.