PlanetFileServer mshftp.dll Data Processing Remote Overflow

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


Synopsis :

The remote FTP server is prone to a buffer overflow attack.

Description :

The remote host appears to be running PlanetFileServer, an FTP server
for Windows from PlanetDNS.

The installed version of PlanetFileServer is vulnerable to a buffer
overflow when processing large commands. An unauthenticated attacker
can trigger this flaw to crash the service or execute arbitrary code
as administrator.

See also :

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/404161/30/0/threaded

Solution :

Unknown at this time.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.5
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: FTP

Nessus Plugin ID: 18611 ()

Bugtraq ID: 14138

CVE ID: CVE-2005-2159