WS_FTP Multiple Command Long Argument Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 2002-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

It is possible to crash the remote FTP server.

Description :

It is possible to shut down the remote FTP server by issuing
a command followed by a too long argument.

An attacker may use this flow to prevent your site from
sharing some resources with the rest of the world, or even
execute arbitrary code on your system.

Solution :

Upgrade to the latest version your FTP server.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: FTP

Nessus Plugin ID: 11094 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2001-1021