FTPshell Server 3.38 Malformed PORT/QUIT DoS

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

Synopsis :

The remote FTP service is affected by a denial of service vulnerability.

Description :

The remote host is using FTPshell, an FTP service for Windows.

The version of FTPshell installed on the remote host suffers from a
denial of service vulnerability that can be exploited by logging into
the service, sending a PORT command, and closing the connection without
QUITing, all 39 times.

See also :


Solution :

Unknown at this time.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.0
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FTP

Nessus Plugin ID: 19303 (ftpshell_39dos.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 14382

CVE ID: CVE-2005-2426