WU-FTPD Debug Mode Client Hostname Remote Format String

This script is Copyright (C) 2003-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote FTP server has a format string vulnerability.

Description :

The remote WU-FTPd server, according to its version number, is
vulnerable to a format string attack when running in debug mode.

See also :


Solution :

Upgrade to WU-FTPD version 2.6.2 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: FTP

Nessus Plugin ID: 11331 ()

Bugtraq ID: 2296

CVE ID: CVE-2001-0187