TYPSoft FTP Server Malformed STOR / RETR Command DoS

This script is Copyright (C) 2002-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote FTP server crashes when it is sent the command
RETR ../../*
or
STOR ../../*

An attacker may use this flaw to cause the server to crash.

Solution :

Upgrade the software or use another FTP service.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FTP

Nessus Plugin ID: 11097 ()

Bugtraq ID: 3409

CVE ID: CVE-2001-1156