DescriptionSQL 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.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1727-1, DSA-1730-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs516388

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
proftpd-dfsg (PTS)wheezy (security), wheezy1.3.4a-5+deb7u3fixed
jessie (security), jessie1.3.5-1.1+deb8u1fixed
stretch, sid1.3.5b-3fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
proftpd-dfsgsourceetch(not affected)


[etch] - proftpd-dfsg <not-affected> (etch version not affected)

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