WS_FTP Server Multiple Vulnerabilities (OF, DoS, Cmd Exec)

This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote FTP server has multiple vulnerabilities.

Description :

According to its banner, the version of WS_FTP running on the remote
host has multiple vulnerabilities, including :

- A buffer overflow caused by a vulnerability in the ALLO handler.

- A flaw which could allow an attacker to gain SYSTEM level

- A local or remote attacker with write privileges on a directory
can create a specially crafted file, causing a denial of service.

A remote attacker could exploit these vulnerabilities to execute
arbitrary code.

Solution :

Upgrade to the latest version of WS_FTP.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 9.5
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FTP

Nessus Plugin ID: 14598 ()

Bugtraq ID: 9953

CVE ID: CVE-2004-1848

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