Hummingbird InetD FTP Component (ftpdw.exe) Command Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote FTP server is affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability.

Description :

According to its banner, the ftpd daemon installed on the remote host
is from the Hummingbird Connectivity suite and suffers from a buffer
overflow vulnerability. An attacker can crash the daemon and possibly
execute arbitrary code remotely within the context of the affected
service.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?83df6392

Solution :

Apply the appropriate patch referenced in the vendor advisory above.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FTP

Nessus Plugin ID: 18402 (hummingbird_ftpd_overflow.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 13790

CVE ID: CVE-2005-1815