Debian Security Advisory
DSA-4559-1 proftpd-dfsg -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 05 Nov 2019
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 942831.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2019-18217.
- More information:
Stephan Zeisberg discovered that missing input validation in ProFTPD, a FTP/SFTP/FTPS server, could result in denial of service via an infinite loop.
For the oldstable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in version 1.3.5b-4+deb9u2.
For the stable distribution (buster), this problem has been fixed in version 1.3.6-4+deb10u2.
We recommend that you upgrade your proftpd-dfsg packages.
For the detailed security status of proftpd-dfsg please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/proftpd-dfsg