LeapFTP < 2.7.4.x PASV Reply Remote Overflow

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Synopsis :

The remote host is running an FTP client that is affected by a buffer
overflow vulnerability.

Description :

The remote host is running LeapFTP - an FTP client.

There is a flaw in the remote version of this software that could
allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on this host.

To exploit it, an attacker would need to set up a rogue FTP server and
have a user on this host connect to it.

See also :


Solution :

Upgrade to version 2.7.4.x or newer as this reportedly fixes the

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.2
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 11705 (leapftp_overflow.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 7860


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