AttachmateWRQ Reflection for Secure IT Server SFTP Format String

This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote SSH server is affected by a format string vulnerability.

Description :

The remote host is running AttachmateWRQ Reflection for Secure IT
Server / F-Secure SSH Server, a commercial SSH server.

According to its banner, the installed version of this software
contains a format string vulnerability in its sftp subsystem. A
remote, authenticated attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code
on the affected host subject to his privileges or crash the server

See also :

Solution :

Either upgrade as described in the vendor advisory above or edit the
software's configuration to disable the SFTP subsystem.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.5
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 20902 ()

Bugtraq ID: 16625

CVE ID: CVE-2006-0705