CVE Vulnerabilities

CVE-2001-1501

Published: Dec 31, 2001 | Modified: Sep 10, 2008
CVSS 3.x
N/A
Source:
NVD
CVSS 2.x
5 MEDIUM
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
RedHat/V2
RedHat/V3
Ubuntu

The glob functionality in ProFTPD 1.2.1, and possibly other versions allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU and memory consumption) via commands with large numbers of wildcard and other special characters, as demonstrated using an ls command with multiple (1) /.., (2) /., or (3) ../*?/ sequences in the argument.

Affected Software

Name Vendor Start Version End Version
Proftpd Proftpd_project 1.2.1 1.2.1

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