SurgeFTP LEAK Command Remote DoS

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


Synopsis :

The remote FTP server is susceptible to a denial of service attack.

Description :

The remote host is running a version of SurgeFTP that is prone to a
denial of service vulnerability when processing the non-standard LEAK
command. Reportedly, an attacker can issue two of these commands
without authenticating and cause the ftp daemon process to crash.

See also :

http://www.security.org.sg/vuln/surgeftp22m1.html
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2005-04/0098.html

Solution :

Upgrade to SurgeFTP 2.2m2 or later.

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: 18000 ()

Bugtraq ID: 13054

CVE ID: CVE-2005-1034