CVE Vulnerabilities

CVE-2007-5962

Published: May 22, 2008 | Modified: Feb 13, 2023
CVSS 3.x
N/A
Source:
NVD
CVSS 2.x
7.1 HIGH
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C
RedHat/V2
RedHat/V3
Ubuntu

Memory leak in a certain Red Hat patch, applied to vsftpd 2.0.5 on Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 5 and Fedora 6 through 8, and on Foresight Linux and rPath appliances, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via a large number of CWD commands, as demonstrated by an attack on a daemon with the deny_file configuration option.

Affected Software

Name Vendor Start Version End Version
Enterprise_linux Redhat 5.0 5.0
Fedora Redhat 6 6
Fedora Redhat 7 7
Fedora Redhat 8 8

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