GlobalSCAPE Secure FTP Server (gsftps) Custom Command Long Parameter DoS

This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote FTP server is prone to denial of service attacks.

Description :

GlobalSCAPE Secure FTP Server is installed on the remote Windows host.

According to the registry, the version of GlobalSCAPE Secure FTP
Server on the remote host is affected by a denial of service
vulnerability involving a lengthy parameter line to an unspecified
custom command.

See also :

http://www.globalscape.com/gsftps/history.asp

Solution :

Upgrade to GlobalSCAPE Secure FTP Server 3.1.4 Build 01.10.2006 or
later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FTP

Nessus Plugin ID: 21188 (globalscapeftp_314.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 17398

CVE ID: CVE-2006-1693