ArGoSoft FTP Server < 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

Solution :

Upgrade to ArGoSoft FTP or later.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FTP

Nessus Plugin ID: 16334 (argosoft_ftp_shortcut2.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 12487

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0519