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[slackware-security] proftpd (SSA:2017-112-03)

April 25, 2017 - 4:07am

Posted by Slackware Security Team on Apr 25

[slackware-security] proftpd (SSA:2017-112-03)

New proftpd packages are available for Slackware 13.0, 13.1, 13.37, 14.0, 14.1,
14.2, and -current to fix security issues.

Here are the details from the Slackware 14.2 ChangeLog:
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patches/packages/proftpd-1.3.5e-i586-1_slack14.2.txz: Upgraded.
This release fixes a security issue:
AllowChrootSymlinks off does not check entire DefaultRoot path for symlinks.
For...
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Authentication bypass vulnerability in Western Digital My Cloud allows escalation to admin privileges

April 25, 2017 - 2:21am

Posted by Securify B.V. on Apr 25

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Authentication bypass vulnerability in Western Digital My Cloud allows
escalation to admin privileges
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Remco Vermeulen, April 2017

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Abstract
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It was discovered...
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CVE-2017-5887: Starscream library before 2.0.4 SSL pinning not applied for websocket handshake

April 25, 2017 - 2:13am

Posted by Security Advisories on Apr 25

Product: Starscream websocket library
Severity: LOW
CVE Reference: CVE-2017-5887
Type: SSL Pinning bypass

Abstract
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WebSocket.swift in Starscream before 2.0.4 allows an SSL Pinning
bypass because pinning occurs in the stream function (this is too
late; pinning should occur in the initStreamsWithData function).

Description
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The open-source Starscream library provides a SWIFT implementation of
the websocket framework. It...
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