TYPSoft FTP Server Empty Username DoS

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

Synopsis :

It is possible to crash the remote FTP server.

Description :

The remote host seems to be running TYPSoft FTP server, version 1.10.

This version is prone to a remote denial of service flaw. By sending
an empty login username, an attacker can cause the FTP server to
crash, denying service to legitimate users.

See also :


Solution :

Unknown at this time.

Risk factor :

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

Family: FTP

Nessus Plugin ID: 14707 ()

Bugtraq ID: 9573

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0252