MGASA-2024-0034 - Updated filezilla packages fix a security vulnerability ("Terrapin attack")

Publication date: 10 Feb 2024
URL: https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2024-0034.html
Type: security
Affected Mageia releases: 9
CVE: CVE-2023-48795

Fabian Baeumer, Marcus Brinkmann and Joerg Schwenk discovered that the
SSH protocol used in FileZilla is prone to a prefix truncation attack,
known as the "Terrapin attack". A remote attacker could use this issue
to downgrade or disable some security features and obtain sensitive
information.
This update fixes the issue.

References:
- https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=32748
- https://ubuntu.com/security/notices/USN-6589-1
- https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2023-48795

SRPMS:
- 9/core/filezilla-3.66.4-1.mga9

Mageia 2024-0034: filezilla security update

Fabian Baeumer, Marcus Brinkmann and Joerg Schwenk discovered that the SSH protocol used in FileZilla is prone to a prefix truncation attack, known as the "Terrapin attack"

Summary

Fabian Baeumer, Marcus Brinkmann and Joerg Schwenk discovered that the SSH protocol used in FileZilla is prone to a prefix truncation attack, known as the "Terrapin attack". A remote attacker could use this issue to downgrade or disable some security features and obtain sensitive information. This update fixes the issue.

References

- https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=32748

- https://ubuntu.com/security/notices/USN-6589-1

- https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2023-48795

Resolution

MGASA-2024-0034 - Updated filezilla packages fix a security vulnerability ("Terrapin attack")

SRPMS

- 9/core/filezilla-3.66.4-1.mga9

Severity
Publication date: 10 Feb 2024
URL: https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2024-0034.html
Type: security
CVE: CVE-2023-48795

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