Slackware: 2012-041-04: proftpd: Security Update
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Slackware New proftpd packages are available for Slackware 11.0, 12.0, 12.1, 12.2, 13.0, 13.1, 13.37, and -current to fix security issues. [More Info...]
[slackware-security]  proftpd (SSA:2012-041-04)

New proftpd packages are available for Slackware 11.0, 12.0, 12.1, 12.2, 13.0,
13.1, 13.37, and -current to fix security issues.


Here are the details from the Slackware 13.37 ChangeLog:
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patches/packages/proftpd-1.3.4a-i486-1_slack13.37.txz:  Upgraded.
  This update fixes a use-after-free() memory corruption error,
  and possibly other unspecified issues.
  For more information, see:
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2011-4130
  (* Security fix *)
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Where to find the new packages:
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Thanks to the friendly folks at the OSU Open Source Lab
(http://osuosl.org) for donating FTP and rsync hosting
to the Slackware project!  :-)

Also see the "Get Slack" section on http://slackware.com for
additional mirror sites near you.

Updated package for Slackware 11.0:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-11.0/patches/packages/proftpd-1.3.4a-i486-1_slack11.0.tgz

Updated package for Slackware 12.0:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-12.0/patches/packages/proftpd-1.3.4a-i486-1_slack12.0.tgz

Updated package for Slackware 12.1:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-12.1/patches/packages/proftpd-1.3.4a-i486-1_slack12.1.tgz

Updated package for Slackware 12.2:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-12.2/patches/packages/proftpd-1.3.4a-i486-1_slack12.2.tgz

Updated package for Slackware 13.0:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-13.0/patches/packages/proftpd-1.3.4a-i486-1_slack13.0.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 13.0:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-13.0/patches/packages/proftpd-1.3.4a-x86_64-1_slack13.0.txz

Updated package for Slackware 13.1:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-13.1/patches/packages/proftpd-1.3.4a-i486-1_slack13.1.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 13.1:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-13.1/patches/packages/proftpd-1.3.4a-x86_64-1_slack13.1.txz

Updated package for Slackware 13.37:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-13.37/patches/packages/proftpd-1.3.4a-i486-1_slack13.37.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 13.37:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-13.37/patches/packages/proftpd-1.3.4a-x86_64-1_slack13.37.txz

Updated package for Slackware -current:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-current/slackware/n/proftpd-1.3.4a-i486-1.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-current/slackware64/n/proftpd-1.3.4a-x86_64-1.txz


MD5 signatures:
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Slackware 11.0 package:
07257d37b1708251a2a3871dd87c6be6  proftpd-1.3.4a-i486-1_slack11.0.tgz

Slackware 12.0 package:
6a1773e304fb56f433f6651d15a83080  proftpd-1.3.4a-i486-1_slack12.0.tgz

Slackware 12.1 package:
f439c8d0c8dcad1947cdfc27774ae757  proftpd-1.3.4a-i486-1_slack12.1.tgz

Slackware 12.2 package:
5007c64cfb653341a20aac54844962ad  proftpd-1.3.4a-i486-1_slack12.2.tgz

Slackware 13.0 package:
b4c65dc4b953d54dfcbc963cfefde842  proftpd-1.3.4a-i486-1_slack13.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.0 package:
bdf2bd5539abeb25da7c9000d570b946  proftpd-1.3.4a-x86_64-1_slack13.0.txz

Slackware 13.1 package:
c6f98a0fa8f1cbdc47268aade1b62b29  proftpd-1.3.4a-i486-1_slack13.1.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.1 package:
a40c013d52e807e5de691cda8156af03  proftpd-1.3.4a-x86_64-1_slack13.1.txz

Slackware 13.37 package:
13309d7eba5b374664e7c616e951d382  proftpd-1.3.4a-i486-1_slack13.37.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.37 package:
74b653449b982a9e498888f6d8705039  proftpd-1.3.4a-x86_64-1_slack13.37.txz

Slackware -current package:
3cfb497c816c56a3cd80a850c30fc0bf  n/proftpd-1.3.4a-i486-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package:
90acd5c6075d01b013704b1b8aedfcf3  n/proftpd-1.3.4a-x86_64-1.txz


Installation instructions:
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Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg proftpd-1.3.4a-i486-1_slack13.37.txz


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