NETFile FTP/Web Server FTP Bounce Attack

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

Synopsis :

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

Description :

The NETFile FTP/Web server on the remote host is vulnerable to a
denial of service attack due to its support of the FXP protocol and
its failure to validate the IP address supplied in a PORT command.

Additionally, this issue can be leveraged to bypass firewall rules
to connect to arbitrary hosts.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to NETFile FTP/Web Server 7.6.0 or later and
disable FXP support.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FTP

Nessus Plugin ID: 18295 ()

Bugtraq ID: 13653

CVE ID: CVE-2005-1646