PostgreSQL Authentication Module (mod_sql) for ProFTPD USER Name Parameter SQL Injection

This script is Copyright (C) 2003-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

It may be possible to read or modify arbitrary files on the remote
server.

Description :

The remote FTP server is vulnerable to a SQL injection when it
processes the USER command.

An attacker may exploit this flaw to log into the remote host as any
user.

Solution :

If the remote server is ProFTPd, upgrade to ProFTPD 1.2.10.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.2
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FTP

Nessus Plugin ID: 11768 ()

Bugtraq ID: 7974

CVE ID: CVE-2003-0500