Debian: DSA-2191-1: proftpd security update

    Date14 Mar 2011
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in ProFTPD, a versatile, virtual-hosting FTP daemon: CVE-2008-7265
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2191-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
    March 14, 2011                         http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : proftpd-dfsg
    Vulnerability  : several
    Problem type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2008-7265 CVE-2010-3867 CVE-2010-4652
    
    Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in ProFTPD, a versatile, 
    virtual-hosting FTP daemon:
    
    CVE-2008-7265
    
       Incorrect handling of the ABOR command could lead to
       denial of service through elevated CPU consumption.
    
    CVE-2010-3867
    
       Several directory traversal vulnerabilities have been
       discovered in the mod_site_misc module.
    
    CVE-2010-4562
    
       A SQL injection vulnerability was discovered in the
       mod_sql module.
    
    For the oldstable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.3.1-17lenny6.
    
    The stable distribution (squeeze) and the unstable distribution (sid)
    are not affected, these vulnerabilities have been fixed prior to the
    release of Debian 6.0 (squeeze).
    
    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: http://www.debian.org/security/
    
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