proftpd (SSA:2011-095-01)
Posted on: 04/05/2011 11:52 AM

New proftpd packages are available for Slackware 11.0, 12.0, 12.1, 12.2, 13.0, 13.1, and -current to fix security issues.

Here are the details from the Slackware 13.1 ChangeLog:
patches/packages/proftpd-1.3.3e-i486-1_slack13.1.txz: Upgraded.
Fixes CVE-2011-1137 (badly formed SSH messages cause DoS).
For more information, see:
(* Security fix *)

Where to find the new packages:

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Updated package for Slackware 11.0:

Updated package for Slackware 12.0:

Updated package for Slackware 12.1:

Updated package for Slackware 12.2:

Updated package for Slackware 13.0:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 13.0:

Updated package for Slackware 13.1:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 13.1:

Updated package for Slackware -current:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:

MD5 signatures:

Slackware 11.0 package:
611648699297448e3c24921baa16e18f proftpd-1.3.3e-i486-1_slack11.0.tgz

Slackware 12.0 package:
9d98fa835edce4d1bdd73b497883524c proftpd-1.3.3e-i486-1_slack12.0.tgz

Slackware 12.1 package:
0c4c1b845099e1bd170d3e851b6af4e8 proftpd-1.3.3e-i486-1_slack12.1.tgz

Slackware 12.2 package:
c13a88d18c9587596107aec43ceb786d proftpd-1.3.3e-i486-1_slack12.2.tgz

Slackware 13.0 package:
e757e64ca202459bac2bdddb2df1a9d6 proftpd-1.3.3e-i486-1_slack13.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.0 package:
df4fd128247587acd7c75bda5a6872e3 proftpd-1.3.3e-x86_64-1_slack13.0.txz

Slackware 13.1 package:
ca55c7fea4ccc22527f3ecbb7f4372bd proftpd-1.3.3e-i486-1_slack13.1.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.1 package:
7294cefe2eab238a1510c8b1c6bcfc44 proftpd-1.3.3e-x86_64-1_slack13.1.txz

Slackware -current package:
2c84aa21ce52513bac0f9c56b658c1b3 n/proftpd-1.3.3e-i486-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package:
2b0c02926c5f0f2a3abebfd67ac2720e n/proftpd-1.3.3e-x86_64-1.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg proftpd-1.3.3e-i486-1_slack13.1.txz


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