Users of FileZilla, the popular open source FTP client, may have noticed a rather serious looking bug described in the change log for the latest update:

Filenames containing double-quotation marks were not escaped correctly when selected for opening/editing. Depending on the associated program, parts of the filename could be interpreted as commands.

Fixed in version 3.43.0, the flaw is one of seven separate security bugs whose discovery is credited to a bug bounty program run by the European Union, of all things.

Read the full story here: https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2019/08/05/hackers-exploit-sms-gateways-to-text-millions-of-us-numbers/

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