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|Posted: Sun Oct 16, 2011 5:26 pm Post subject: [ GLSA 201110-07 ] vsftpd: Denial of Service
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: vsftpd: Denial of Service (GLSA 201110-07)
Date: October 10, 2011
A Denial of Service vulnerability was found in vsftpd.
vsftpd is a very secure FTP daemon written with speed, size and security
Vulnerable: < 2.3.4
Unaffected: >= 2.3.4
Architectures: All supported architectures
A Denial of Service vulnerability was discovered in vsftpd. Please
review the CVE identifier referenced below for details.
A remote authenticated attacker could cause a Denial of Service.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All vsftpd users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-ftp/vsftpd-2.3.4"