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MDKSA-2001:090: wu-ftpd Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the wu-ftpd package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2001:090 (wu-ftpd).
A vulnerability in wu-ftpd's ftpglob() function was found by the CORE ST team.
This vulnerability can be exploited to obtain root access on the FTP server.
Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2001:090
Threat Level: High
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