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rPSA-2008-0217-1 vsftpd
rPSA-2008-0217-1 vsftpd

rPath Security Advisory: 2008-0217-1
Published: 2008-07-08
    rPath Linux 1

Rating: Minor
Exposure Level Classification:
    Remote Non-deterministic Denial of Service
Updated Versions: 

rPath Issue Tracking System:


    Previous versions of the vsftpd package are vulnerable to a Denial
    of Service attack in which a remote attacker may be able to trigger
    excessive memory consumption by performing a large number of invalid
    authentication attempts. 

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