Xlight FTP Server Multiple Remote Overflows

This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote FTP server is affected by multiple remote buffer overflow
vulnerabilities.

Description :

The remot ehost is running a verion of the Xlight FTP server earlier
than 1.53. Such versions are reportedly affected by multiple remote
buffer overflow vulnerabilities. An attacker could exploit these flaws
in order to crash the affected service.

See also :

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2004-02/0423.html
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=107605633904122&w=2

Solution :

Upgrade to Xlight server 1.53 or later, as this reportedly fixes the
issue.

Risk factor :

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

Family: FTP

Nessus Plugin ID: 12056 (ftp_xlight_overflow.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 9585
9627
9668

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0255
CVE-2004-0287