Debian Security Advisory

DLA-1873-1 proftpd-dfsg -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
07 Aug 2019
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 932453.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2019-12815.
More information:

Tobias Maedel discovered that the mod_copy module of ProFTPD, a FTP/SFTP/FTPS server, performed incomplete permission validation for the CPFR/CPTO commands.

For Debian 8 Jessie, this problem has been fixed in version 1.3.5e+r1.3.5-2+deb8u3.

We recommend that you upgrade your proftpd-dfsg packages.

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