ArGoSoft FTP Server XCWD Remote Overflow

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


Synopsis :

The remote host is running an FTP server which is affected by a remote
buffer overrun vulnerability.

Description :

The remote host is running the ArGoSoft FTP server.

It was possible to shut down the remote FTP server by issuing
a XCWD command followed by a too long argument.

This problem allows an attacker to prevent the remote site i
from sharing some resources with the rest of the world.

See also :

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/vuln-dev/2003-q3/0169.html

Solution :

Upgrade to 1.4.1.2 or newer.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: FTP

Nessus Plugin ID: 15439 (argosoft_server_xcmd.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 8704

CVE ID: