FreeBSD : ProFTPD ASCII translation bug resulting in remote root compromise (156)

2004-07-06T00:00:00
ID FREEBSD_PROFTPD_128_1.NASL
Type nessus
Reporter Tenable
Modified 2011-10-03T00:00:00

Description

The following package needs to be updated: proftpd

                                        
                                            # @DEPRECATED@
#
# This script has been deprecated by freebsd_pkg_cf0fb4263f9611d8b0960020ed76ef5a.nasl.
#
# Disabled on 2011/10/02.
#

#
# (C) Tenable Network Security, Inc.
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include('compat.inc');

if ( description )
{
 script_id(12605);
 script_version("$Revision: 1.9 $");
 script_cve_id("CVE-2003-0831");

 script_name(english:"FreeBSD : ProFTPD ASCII translation bug resulting in remote root compromise (156)");

script_set_attribute(attribute:'synopsis', value: 'The remote host is missing a security update');
script_set_attribute(attribute:'description', value:'The following package needs to be updated: proftpd');
 script_set_cvss_base_vector("CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P");
 script_cwe_id(119);
script_set_attribute(attribute:'solution', value: 'Update the package on the remote host');
script_set_attribute(attribute: 'see_also', value: 'http://mozillanews.org/?article_date=2004-12-08+06-48-46
http://secunia.com/advisories/11185
http://secunia.com/multiple_browsers_window_injection_vulnerability_test/
http://security.e-matters.de/advisories/032004.html
http://www.ethereal.com/appnotes/enpa-sa-00013.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-09.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-10.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-11.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-12.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-13.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-14.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-15.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-16.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-17.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/mfsa2005-34.html
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/alerts/id/154
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=103638
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=273699
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=288556');
script_set_attribute(attribute:'see_also', value: 'http://www.FreeBSD.org/ports/portaudit/cf0fb426-3f96-11d8-b096-0020ed76ef5a.html');

 script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_publication_date", value: "2004/07/06");
 script_cvs_date("$Date: 2011/10/03 00:48:25 $");
 script_end_attributes();
 script_summary(english:"Check for proftpd");
 script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
 script_copyright(english:"This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2010 Tenable Network Security, Inc.");
 family["english"] = "FreeBSD Local Security Checks";
 script_family(english:family["english"]);
 script_dependencies("ssh_get_info.nasl");
 script_require_keys("Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info");
 exit(0);
}

# Deprecated.
exit(0, "This plugin has been deprecated. Refer to plugin #37015 (freebsd_pkg_cf0fb4263f9611d8b0960020ed76ef5a.nasl) instead.");

global_var cvss_score;
cvss_score=7;
include('freebsd_package.inc');


pkg_test(pkg:"proftpd<1.2.8_1");