Mageia 2019-0314: proftpd security update

    Date07 Nov 2019
    CategoryMageia
    121
    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Updated proftpd package fixes security vulnerabilities: It was discovered that the mod_copy module of ProFTPD, a FTP/SFTP/FTPS server, performed incomplete permission validation for the CPFR/CPTO commands (CVE-2019-12815).
    MGASA-2019-0314 - Updated proftpd packages fix security vulnerabilities
    
    Publication date: 07 Nov 2019
    URL: https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2019-0314.html
    Type: security
    Affected Mageia releases: 7
    CVE: CVE-2019-12815,
         CVE-2019-12817
    
    Updated proftpd package fixes security vulnerabilities:
    
    It was discovered that the mod_copy module of ProFTPD, a FTP/SFTP/FTPS
    server, performed incomplete permission validation for the CPFR/CPTO
    commands (CVE-2019-12815).
    
    It was discovered that due to incorrect handling of overly long commands,
    a remote unauthenticated user could trigger a denial-of-service by
    reaching an endless loop (CVE-2019-18217).
    
    References:
    - https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=25287
    - https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2019-12815
    - https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2019-12817
    
    SRPMS:
    - 7/core/proftpd-1.3.5e-4.1.mga7
    

    LinuxSecurity Poll

    What do you think of the articles on LinuxSecurity?

    No answer selected. Please try again.
    Please select either existing option or enter your own, however not both.
    Please select minimum 0 answer(s) and maximum 3 answer(s).
    /main-polls/24-what-do-you-think-of-the-quality-of-the-articles-on-linuxsecurity?task=poll.vote&format=json
    24
    radio
    [{"id":"87","title":"Excellent, don't change a thing!","votes":"66","type":"x","order":"1","pct":57.39,"resources":[]},{"id":"88","title":"Should be more technical","votes":"15","type":"x","order":"2","pct":13.04,"resources":[]},{"id":"89","title":"Should include more HOWTOs","votes":"34","type":"x","order":"3","pct":29.57,"resources":[]}]["#ff5b00","#4ac0f2","#b80028","#eef66c","#60bb22","#b96a9a","#62c2cc"]["rgba(255,91,0,0.7)","rgba(74,192,242,0.7)","rgba(184,0,40,0.7)","rgba(238,246,108,0.7)","rgba(96,187,34,0.7)","rgba(185,106,154,0.7)","rgba(98,194,204,0.7)"]350
    bottom200

    We use cookies to provide and improve our services. By using our site, you consent to our Cookie Policy.