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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2001-1501
Last Modified 10 Sep 2008 03:10:51
Published 31 Dec 2001 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2001-1501

Summary

The glob functionality in ProFTPD 1.2.1, and possibly other versions allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU and memory consumption) via commands with large numbers of wildcard and other special characters, as demonstrated using an ls command with multiple (1) "*/..", (2) "*/.*", or (3) ".*./*?/" sequences in the argument.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Proftpd Project Proftpd 1.2.1


References

CONECTIVA - CLA-2002:450

MANDRAKE - MDKSA-2002:005


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