bftpd NLST Command Output Format String

This script is Copyright (C) 2000-2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote FTP server has a format string vulnerability.

Description :

The remote FTP server, which appears to be Bftpd, has a format
string vulnerability in the NLST command. A remote attacker could use
this to crash the service, or possibly execute arbitrary code.

See also :

http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=97614485204378&w=2

Solution :

Upgrade to Bftpd 1.0.13 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: FTP

Nessus Plugin ID: 10568 (bftpd_format_string.nasl)

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