WS_FTP Server Multiple Vulnerabilities (OF, DoS, Cmd Exec)

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


Synopsis :

The remote FTP server has multiple vulnerabilities.

Description :

According to its banner, the version of WS_FTP running on the remote
host has multiple vulnerabilities, including :

- A buffer overflow caused by a vulnerability in the ALLO handler.

- A flaw which could allow an attacker to gain SYSTEM level
privileges.

- A local or remote attacker with write privileges on a directory
can create a specially crafted file, causing a denial of service.

A remote attacker could exploit these vulnerabilities to execute
arbitrary code.

Solution :

Upgrade to the latest version of WS_FTP.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 9.5
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FTP

Nessus Plugin ID: 14598 ()

Bugtraq ID: 9953

CVE ID: CVE-2004-1848
CVE-2004-1883
CVE-2004-1884
CVE-2004-1885