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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-0542

Original release date: 02/12/2009
Last revised: 06/09/2009
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

SQL injection vulnerability in ProFTPD Server 1.3.1 through 1.3.2rc2 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary SQL commands via a "%" (percent) character in the username, which introduces a "'" (single quote) character during variable substitution by mod_sql.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/AU:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Provides unauthorized access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 34268
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200903-27
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1730
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://bugs.proftpd.org/show_bug.cgi?id=3180
External Source: MILW0RM
Name: 8037
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20090210 ProFTPd with mod_mysql Authentication Bypass Exploit
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20090211 CVE request for proftpd
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20090211 Re: CVE request for proftpd
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20090210 Re: Another SQL injection in ProFTPd with mod_mysql (probably postgres as well)
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20090211 Re: CVE request for proftpd
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20090210 Another SQL injection in ProFTPd with mod_mysql (probably postgres as well)
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2009:061
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20090211 Re: Re: Another SQL injection in ProFTPd with mod_mysql (probably postgres as well)

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