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Debian: DSA-2185-1: proftpd-dfsg security update

Date 07 Mar 2011
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Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
It was discovered that an integer overflow in the SFTP file transfer module of the ProFTPD daemon could lead to denial of service. The oldstable distribution (lenny) is not affected.
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Debian Security Advisory DSA-2185-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
https://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
March 07, 2011                         https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : proftpd-dfsg
Vulnerability  : integer overflow
Problem type   : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID         : CVE-2011-1137

It was discovered that an integer overflow in the SFTP file transfer
module of the ProFTPD daemon could lead to denial of service. 

The oldstable distribution (lenny) is not affected. 

For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
version 1.3.3a-6squeeze1.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
version 1.3.3d-4.

We recommend that you upgrade your proftpd-dfsg packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: https://www.debian.org/security/

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