WFTPD Unauthenticated MLST Command DoS

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Synopsis :

The remote FTP server is affected by a denial of service
vulnerability.

Description :

The FTP server running on the remote host is affected by a denial of
service vulnerability when executing an MLST command. An
unauthenticated, remote can exploit this to crash the server by using
the 'MLST a' command just after making a connection.

See also :

http://seclists.org/bugtraq/2000/Jul/295

Solution :

If you are using the Texas Imperial Software WFTPD server, then
upgrade to version 2.41 RC12 or later. Otherwise, contact the vendor
for a fix.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.9
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FTP

Nessus Plugin ID: 10487 ()

Bugtraq ID: 1506

CVE ID: CVE-2000-0647

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