Mac OS X FTP Server Directory Traversal

This script is Copyright (C) 2010-2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote FTP server is susceptible to a directory traversal attack.

Description :

The remote FTP server contains a directory traversal vulnerability
that may allow an anonymous user to retrieve files outside the FTP
root directory.

See also :

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4077
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010/Mar/msg00001.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/advisories/19364

Solution :

Upgrade to Mac OS X Server 10.6.3 or apply Security Update 2010-002

Risk factor :

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

Family: FTP

Nessus Plugin ID: 45381 (macosx_ftp_traversal.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 39020

CVE ID: CVE-2010-0501