Gene6 FTP Server Multiple Command Remote Overflows

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


Synopsis :

The remote FTP server is affected by buffer overflow flaws.

Description :

The remote host appears to be using Gene6 FTP Server, a professional
FTP server for Windows.

According to its banner, the version of Gene6 FTP Server installed on
the remote host contains buffer overflow vulnerabilities that can be
exploited by an authenticated, possibly anonymous, user with
specially crafted 'MKD', 'RMD', 'XMKD', and 'XRMD' commands to crash
the affected application or execute arbitrary code on the affected
host.

See also :

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/432839/30/0/threaded
http://www.g6ftpserver.com/forum/index.php?showtopic=2515

Solution :

Upgrade to Gene6 FTP Server version 3.8.0 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FTP

Nessus Plugin ID: 21324 (gene6_380.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 17810

CVE ID: CVE-2006-2172