CVE-2006-5778 linux-ftpd

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medium
4.6
linux-ftpd
CVE-2006-5778
2017-06-18 07:03
CVE-2006-5778
2017-06-16 18:46
2017-04-01 19:11
2017-01-05 20:16

Description

ftpd in linux-ftpd 0.17, and possibly other versions, performs a chdir before setting the UID, which allows local users to bypass intended access restrictions by redirecting their home directory to a restricted directory.

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Affected package information

Release Package Patched in
buster linux-ftpd 0.17-23
jessie linux-ftpd 0.17-23
sid linux-ftpd 0.17-23
stretch linux-ftpd 0.17-23
wheezy linux-ftpd 0.17-23