oftpd PORT Command Remote DoS

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

Synopsis :

The remote host has an application that is affected by a
denial of service vulnerability.

Description :

The remote FTP server seems to be running oftpd version
0.3.6 or older. There is a bug in this version which may
allow an attacker to disable this service remotely by
sending a malformed PORT command.

An attacker may exploit this flaw to prevent this system
from doing its job.

Solution :

Upgrade to oftpd 0.3.7 or newer

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FTP

Nessus Plugin ID: 12125 ()

Bugtraq ID: 9980

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0376