NetBSD contains a flaw that may allow a remote denial of service. The issue is triggered when an insufficient GLOB_LIMIT implementation is exploited with a crafted command pattern to the ftpd or sftp server processes to exhaust memory and cause a denial of service.
Remote / Network Access
Denial of Service
Loss of Availability
Patch / RCS
Currently, there are no known workarounds or upgrades to correct this issue. However, The NetBSD Foundation has released a fix in the CVS repository.
The database information may change without any notice. Use of the information constitutes acceptance for use in an AS IS condition, and there are NO
warranties, implied or otherwise, with regard to this information or its use. Any use of this information is at the user's risk. In no event shall the copyright
holder or distributor (OSVDB or OSF) be held liable for any damages whatsoever arising out of or in connection with the use or spread of this information.