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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.5 7.5
CVE Id CVE-2001-0456
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:24:09
Published 27 Jun 2001 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2001-0456

Summary

postinst installation script for Proftpd in Debian 2.2 does not properly change the "run as uid/gid root" configuration when the user enables anonymous access, which causes the server to run at a higher privilege than intended.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Debian Linux 2.2


References

XF - proftpd-postinst-root(6208)

DEBIAN - DSA-032


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:36:16