Hummingbird Connectivity FTP Service XCWD Command Overflow

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


Synopsis :

The remote FTP server is affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability.

Description :

The remote host is running the Hummingbird Connectivity 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
from sharing some resources with the rest of the world.

See also :

http://connectivity.hummingbird.com/

Solution :

There is no known solution at this time.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.5
(CVSS2#E:H/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FTP

Nessus Plugin ID: 15613 (hummingbird_ftp_overflow.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 11542

CVE ID: CVE-2004-2728