DescriptionProFTPD Server 1.3.1, with NLS support enabled, allows remote attackers to bypass SQL injection protection mechanisms via invalid, encoded multibyte characters, which are not properly handled in (1) mod_sql_mysql and (2) mod_sql_postgres.
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 severitymedium (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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