SuSE 11.3 Security Update : pure-ftpd (SAT Patch Number 10004)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 79739
New! Plugin Severity Now Using CVSS v3

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The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.


pure-ftpd was updated to fix one security issue and two non-security bugs :

- SSLv2 and SSLv3 have been disabled to avoid the attack named POODLE. (CVE-2014-3566, bnc#902229)

- Added the disable_ascii option. (bnc#828469)

- Fixed wait on TLS handshake. (bnc#856424)


Apply SAT patch number 10004.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 79739

File Name: suse_11_pure-ftpd-141120.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 12/5/2014

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.7


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:pure-ftpd, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 11/20/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-3566