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 :

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2004-02/0115.html

Solution :

Unknown at this time.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#E:H/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FTP

Nessus Plugin ID: 14707 ()

Bugtraq ID: 9573

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0252