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The remote FTP server may be vulnerable to a denial of
It is possible for a remote user to cause a denial of
service on a host running Serv-U FTP Server, G6 FTP Server
or WarFTPd Server. Repeatedly submitting an 'a:/' GET or
RETR request, appended with arbitrary data, will cause
the CPU usage to spike to 100%.
Nessus identified the remote server as running version 1.71
Upgrade to the latest version of WarFTPd or contact your
FTP vendor for details.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
Public Exploit Available : true
Nessus Plugin ID: 10822 ()
Bugtraq ID: 2698