Debian: UPDATE: 'proftpd' vulnerabilities

    Date08 Mar 2001
    CategoryDebian
    2880
    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    This is an update to the DSA-032-1 advisory. The powerpc packagethat was listed in that advisory was unfortunately compiled onthe wrong system which caused it to not work on a Debian GNU/Linux 2.2system.
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-032-2                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 
    http://www.debian.org/security/                         Wichert Akkerman
    March  9, 2001
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    Package: proftpd
    Vulnerability: proftpd running as root, /var symlink removal
    Debian-specific: yes
    
    This is an update to the DSA-032-1 advisory. The powerpc package
    that was listed in that advisory was unfortunately compiled on
    the wrong system which caused it to not work on a Debian GNU/Linux 2.2
    system.
    
    A fixed package with version 1.2.0pre10-2.0potato1.1 has been
    installed on security.debian.org.
    
    For information on the fixed vulnerabilities please see the DSA-032-1
    advisory.
    
    
    wget url
            will fetch the file for you
    dpkg -i file.deb
            will install the referenced file.
    
    You may use an automated update by adding the resources from the
    footer to the proper configuration.
    
    
    Debian GNU/Linux 2.2 alias potato
    -------------------------------------
    
      PowerPC architecture:
         http://security.debian.org/dists/stable/updates/main/binary-powerpc/proftpd_1.2.0pre10-2.0potato1.1_powerpc.deb
          MD5 checksum: 710e1b324dc8962c14919d0e58078740
    
      These files will be moved into
       ftp://ftp.debian.org/debian/dists/stable/*/binary-$arch/ soon.
    
    For not yet released architectures please refer to the appropriate
    directory  ftp://ftp.debian.org/debian/dists/sid/binary-$arch/ .
    
    
    
    
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