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Vulnerability Assessment Details

MDKSA-2005:050: gftp

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the gftp package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2005:050 (gftp).



A vulnerability in gftp could permit a malicious FTP server to overwrite files
on the local system as the user running gftp due to improper handling of
filenames containing slashes.

The updated packages are patched to deal with these issues.



Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:050
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2005 Tenable Network Security

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