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FreeBSD: proftpd -- remote code execution vulnerability (CVE-2010-4221)

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
10 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) November 08, 2010 May 07, 2014 May 07, 2014

Available Exploits 

Description

Multiple stack-based buffer overflows in the pr_netio_telnet_gets function in netio.c in ProFTPD before 1.3.3c allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via vectors involving a TELNET IAC escape character to a (1) FTP or (2) FTPS server.

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References

Solution

freebsd-upgrade-package-proftpd