ArGoSoft FTP Server < 1.4.2.8 Multiple .LNK File Handling Vulnerabilities

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote FTP server is susceptible to several file access attacks.

Description :

The remote host is running the ArGoSoft FTP Server.

It is reported that ArGoSoft FTP Server allows an attacker to upload
shortcut (.LNK) files via either a 'SITE UNZIP' or 'SITE COPY' command
and gain read and write access to any files and directories on the FTP
server.

Solution :

Upgrade to ArGoSoft FTP 1.4.2.8 or later.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.7
(CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FTP

Nessus Plugin ID: 16334 (argosoft_ftp_shortcut2.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 12487
12632

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0519
CVE-2005-0520