WS_FTP Server STAT Command Remote Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote FTP server has a buffer overflow vulnerability.

Description :

According to its banner, the version of WS_FTP running on the remote
host has a buffer overflow vulnerability. Sending a 'STAT' command
followed by a very long argument results in a buffer overflow. A
remote attacker could exploit this to execute arbitrary code.

Solution :

Upgrade to the latest version of WS_FTP.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FTP

Nessus Plugin ID: 14585 ()

Bugtraq ID: 3507


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