Vulnerability   
Search   
    Search 219043 CVE descriptions
and 99761 test descriptions,
access 10,000+ cross references.
Tests   CVE   All  

Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.51121
Category:Red Hat Local Security Checks
Title:RedHat Security Advisory RHSA-2004:096
Summary:NOSUMMARY
Description:Description:

The remote host is missing updates announced in
advisory RHSA-2004:096.

The wu-ftpd package contains the Washington University FTP (File Transfer
Protocol) server daemon. FTP is a method of transferring files between
machines.

Glenn Stewart discovered a flaw in wu-ftpd. When configured with
restricted-gid home, an authorized user could use this flaw to
circumvent the configured home directory restriction by using chmod. The
Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned
the name CVE-2004-0148 to this issue.

Michael Hendrickx found a flaw in the S/Key login handling. On servers
using S/Key authentication, a remote attacker could overflow a buffer and
potentially execute arbitrary code.

Users of wu-ftpd are advised to upgrade to this updated package, which
contains backported security patches and is not vulnerable to these issues.

Solution:
Please note that this update is available via
Red Hat Network. To use Red Hat Network, launch the Red
Hat Update Agent with the following command: up2date

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2004-096.html
http://www.securiteam.com/unixfocus/6X00Q1P8KC.html

Risk factor : High

CVSS Score:
7.2

Cross-Ref: BugTraq ID: 9832
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2004-0148
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/9832
Debian Security Information: DSA-457 (Google Search)
http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-457
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2006/1867
HPdes Security Advisory: SSRT4704
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=108999466902690&w=2
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A1147
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A1636
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A1637
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A648
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2004-096.html
SCO Security Bulletin: SCOSA-2005.6
http://secunia.com/advisories/11055
http://secunia.com/advisories/20168
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-102356-1
XForce ISS Database: wuftpd-restrictedgid-gain-access(15423)
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/15423
CopyrightCopyright (c) 2005 E-Soft Inc. http://www.securityspace.com

This is only one of 99761 vulnerability tests in our test suite. Find out more about running a complete security audit.

To run a free test of this vulnerability against your system, register below.




© 1998-2021 E-Soft Inc. All rights reserved.