CVE-2008-4242

NameCVE-2008-4242
DescriptionProFTPD 1.3.1 interprets long commands from an FTP client as multiple commands, which allows remote attackers to conduct cross-site request forgery (CSRF) attacks and execute arbitrary FTP commands via a long ftp:// URI that leverages an existing session from the FTP client implementation in a web browser.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1689-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs502674

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
proftpd-dfsg (PTS)wheezy, wheezy (security)1.3.4a-5+deb7u3fixed
jessie1.3.5-1.1+deb8u2fixed
jessie (security)1.3.5-1.1+deb8u1fixed
stretch1.3.5b-4fixed
buster, sid1.3.5d-1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
proftpd-dfsgsource(unstable)1.3.1-15low502674
proftpd-dfsgsourceetch1.3.0-19etch2mediumDSA-1689-1

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