CVE-2008-2375

2008-07-08T20:41:00
ID CVE-2008-2375
Type cve
Reporter NVD
Modified 2017-09-28T21:31:08

Description

Memory leak in a certain Red Hat deployment of vsftpd before 2.0.5 on Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 3 and 4, when PAM is used, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via a large number of invalid authentication attempts within the same session, a different vulnerability than CVE-2007-5962.