Debian: DSA-3263-1: proftpd-dfsg security update

    Date 19 May 2015
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    Vadim Melihow discovered that in proftpd-dfsg, an FTP server, the mod_copy module allowed unauthenticated users to copy files around on the server, and possibly to execute arbitrary code.
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3263-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                        Sebastien Delafond
    May 19, 2015                           https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : proftpd-dfsg
    CVE ID         : CVE-2015-3306
    Debian Bug     : 782781
    
    Vadim Melihow discovered that in proftpd-dfsg, an FTP server, the
    mod_copy module allowed unauthenticated users to copy files around on
    the server, and possibly to execute arbitrary code.
    
    For the oldstable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed
    in version 1.3.4a-5+deb7u3.
    
    For the stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.3.5-1.1+deb8u1.
    
    For the testing distribution (stretch) and unstable distribution
    (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 1.3.5-2.
    
    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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