GlobalSCAPE Secure FTP Server User Input Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2012 SensePost


Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote host is running GlobalSCAPE Secure FTP Server.

GlobalSCAPE Secure FTP Server 3.0.2 and prior versions are affected by
a buffer overflow due to mishandling the user-supplied input.

An attacker would first need to authenticate to the server before they
can execute arbitrary commands.

See also :

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2005-04/0674.html
http://www.globalscape.com/gsftps/history.aspx

Solution :

Upgrade to GlobalSCAPE Secure FTP 3.0.3 Build 4.29.2005 or later as
this reportedly fixes the issue.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.3
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FTP

Nessus Plugin ID: 18627 (globalscapeftp_user_input.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 13454

CVE ID: CVE-2005-1415