WarFTPd dir Command Traversal Arbitrary Directory Listing

This script is Copyright (C) 2003-2011 Digital Defense, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote FTP service is prone to directory traversal attack.

Description :

The version of WarFTPd running on this host contains a vulnerability
that may allow a potential intruder to gain read access to directories
and files outside of the ftp root. By sending a specially crafted
'dir' command, the server may disclose an arbitrary directory.

See also :

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2001-03/0042.html

Solution :

Upgrade to WarFTPd version 1.67 b5 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FTP

Nessus Plugin ID: 11206 (DDI_warftpd_dir_traversal.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 2444

CVE ID: CVE-2001-0295