Upstream information

CVE-2020-9274 at MITRE


An issue was discovered in Pure-FTPd 1.0.49. An uninitialized pointer vulnerability has been detected in the diraliases linked list. When the *lookup_alias(const char alias) or print_aliases(void) function is called, they fail to correctly detect the end of the linked list and try to access a non-existent list member. This is related to init_aliases in diraliases.c.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Pending

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 7.5 4.3
Attack Vector Network Network
Attack Complexity Low Low
Privileges Required None Low
User Interaction None None
Scope Unchanged Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High None
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact None Low
CVSSv3 Version 3.1 3.1
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1165134 [NEW]

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List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • pure-ftpd >= 1.0.50-1.1
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA pure-ftpd-1.0.50-1.1

Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification. The updates are grouped by state of their lifecycle. SUSE product lifecycles are documented on the lifecycle page.

Product(s) Source package State
Products past their end of life and not receiving proactive updates anymore.
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 pure-ftpd Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 pure-ftpd Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3-LTSS pure-ftpd Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 pure-ftpd Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 LTSS pure-ftpd Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4-LTSS pure-ftpd Affected

SUSE Timeline for this CVE

CVE page created: Wed Feb 26 22:15:23 2020
CVE page last modified: Fri Feb 10 15:39:51 2023