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[DSA1218] DSA-1218-1 proftpd Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
It was discovered that the proftpd FTP daemon performs insufficient
validation of FTP command buffer size limits, which may lead to denial of
For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
version 1.3.0-13 of the proftpd-dfsg package.
We recommend that you upgrade your proftpd package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1218
Threat Level: High
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