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CVE-2019-18217 Detail

Current Description

ProFTPD before 1.3.6b and 1.3.7rc before 1.3.7rc2 allows remote unauthenticated denial-of-service due to incorrect handling of overly long commands because main.c in a child process enters an infinite loop.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
https://github.com/proftpd/proftpd/blob/1.3.6/NEWS Release Notes Third Party Advisory
https://github.com/proftpd/proftpd/blob/1.3.6/RELEASE_NOTES Release Notes Third Party Advisory
https://github.com/proftpd/proftpd/blob/master/NEWS Release Notes Third Party Advisory
https://github.com/proftpd/proftpd/blob/master/RELEASE_NOTES Release Notes Third Party Advisory
https://github.com/proftpd/proftpd/issues/846 Exploit Issue Tracking Third Party Advisory
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2019/10/msg00036.html
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/NJDQRVZTILBX4BUCTIRKP2WBHDHDCJR5/
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/RB2FPAWDWXT5ALAFIC5Y3RSEMXSFL6H2/
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/YLRPYEEMQJVAXO2SXRGOQ4HBFEEPCNXG/
https://seclists.org/bugtraq/2019/Nov/7
https://www.debian.org/security/2019/dsa-4559

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-835 Loop with Unreachable Exit Condition ('Infinite Loop') NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:proftpd:proftpd:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
1.3.5
 cpe:2.3:a:proftpd:proftpd:1.3.6:-:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:proftpd:proftpd:1.3.6:a:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:proftpd:proftpd:1.3.6:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:proftpd:proftpd:1.3.6:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:proftpd:proftpd:1.3.6:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:proftpd:proftpd:1.3.6:rc4:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:proftpd:proftpd:1.3.7:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2019-18217
NVD Published Date:
10/21/2019
NVD Last Modified:
10/27/2019