Intersoft NetTerm Netftpd USER Command Remote Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote service is prone to a buffer overflow.

Description :

The remote server is running NetTerm Netftpd server.

There is a buffer overflow condition in the remote version of this
software. An attacker may exploit this flaw to execute arbitrary code
on the remote host with the privileges of the FTP server.

See also :

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/396959
http://www.securenetterm.com/html/what_s_new.html

Solution :

Upgrade to a version of NetTerm greater than 5.1.1.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.1
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FTP

Nessus Plugin ID: 18142 ()

Bugtraq ID: 13396

CVE ID: CVE-2005-1323