This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote FTP server has a buffer overflow vulnerability.
According to its banner, the version of WS_FTP running on the remote
host has a buffer overflow vulnerability. Sending a 'STAT' command
followed by a very long argument results in a buffer overflow. A
remote attacker could exploit this to execute arbitrary code.
Upgrade to the latest version of WS_FTP.
Risk factor :
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.3
Public Exploit Available : true
Nessus Plugin ID: 14585 ()
Bugtraq ID: 3507