TYPSoft FTP Server LIST Command Traversal Arbitrary Directory Listing

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


Synopsis :

The FTP server suffers from a directory traversal flaw.

Description :

Using 'cd ...', it is possible to get out of the FTP server root
directory and access any file on the remote machine.

Solution :

Contact your vendor for a fix.
If you are using TYPSoft FTP Server, update to 0.99.13 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.5
(CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FTP

Nessus Plugin ID: 14706 ()

Bugtraq ID: 2489

CVE ID: CVE-2002-0558