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SUSE alert SUSE-SU-2011:1028-1 (pure-ftpd, pure-ftpd-debuginfo)

Subject:  [security-announce] SUSE-SU-2011:1028-1: important: Security update for pure-ftpd, pure-ftpd-debuginfo
Date:  Thu, 8 Sep 2011 22:08:20 +0200 (CEST)
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SUSE Security Update: Security update for pure-ftpd, pure-ftpd-debuginfo ______________________________________________________________________________ Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2011:1028-1 Rating: important References: #685447 #699300 #700335 #703035 Cross-References: CVE-2011-3171 Affected Products: SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP4 ______________________________________________________________________________ An update that solves one vulnerability and has three fixes is now available. Description: The OES Netware add-ons in pure-ftpd had a security problem and some bugs, which are fixed by this update. A local attacker could overwrite local files when the OES remote server feature of pure-ftpd is enabled due to a directory traversal. (CVE-2011-3171) Additionally the following bugs have been fixed: * bnc#699300 - FTP remote server navigation does not always succeed * bnc#685447 - pure-ftpd does not throw an error when the name resolution fails during remote server navigation * bnc#700335 - put files into NCP volumes fails * bnc#703035 - remote_server feature opens a vulnerability with directory traversal & file overwriting Security Issue reference: * CVE-2011-3171 < > Indications: Please install this update. Package List: - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 (i586 ia64 ppc s390x x86_64): pure-ftpd-1.0.22-0.26.1 - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP4 (i586 x86_64): pure-ftpd-1.0.22-0.26.1 References: -- To unsubscribe, e-mail: For additional commands, e-mail:

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