PFTP Default Unpassworded Account

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Synopsis :

It is possible to login to the remote system with an unpassworded

Description :

It is possible to log into the remote FTP server as ' ' / ' '. If
the remote server is PFTP, then anyone can use this account to read
arbitrary files on the remote host.

Solution :

Upgrade PFTP to version 2.9g or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: FTP

Nessus Plugin ID: 10508 ()

Bugtraq ID:


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