Upstream information

CVE-2008-2375 at MITRE

Description

Memory leak in a certain Red Hat deployment of vsftpd before 2.0.5 on Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 3 and 4, when PAM is used, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via a large number of invalid authentication attempts within the same session, a different vulnerability than CVE-2007-5962.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.1
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Complete
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 404972 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 10 SP2
  • vsftpd >= 2.0.4-19.18
core9.ppc
sles10.x86-64
sles10.ia64
core9.ia64
core9.s390
sles10-sp2.x86-64
sles10.ppc
core9.s390x
sles10-sp2.ppc
sles10-sp2.ia64
sles10.s390x
core9.x86-64
sles10-sp2.s390x
core9.x86
sles10-sp2.x86
sles10.x86
ZYPP Patch Nr: 5388
Open Enterprise Server
  • vsftpd >= 2.0.4-0.5
core9.ppc
sles10.x86-64
sles10.ia64
core9.ia64
core9.s390
sles10-sp2.x86-64
sles10.ppc
core9.s390x
sles10-sp2.ppc
sles10-sp2.ia64
sles10.s390x
core9.x86-64
sles10-sp2.s390x
core9.x86
sles10-sp2.x86
sles10.x86
ZYPP Patch Nr: 5388