Serv-U 7.x < 7.2.0.1 SFTP Directory Creation Logging DoS

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

The installed version of Serv-U 7.x is earlier than 7.2.0.1 and thus
reportedly contains an SFTP bug in which directory creation and
logging SFTP commands could lead to an application crash.

See also :

http://www.rhinosoft.com/KnowledgeBase/KBArticle.asp?RefNo=1769
http://www.serv-u.com/releasenotes/

Solution :

Upgrade to Serv-U version 7.2.0.1 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 : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: FTP

Nessus Plugin ID: 33937 ()

Bugtraq ID: 30739

CVE ID: CVE-2008-3731