Hummingbird InetD FTP Component (ftpdw.exe) Command Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote FTP server is affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability.

Description :

According to its banner, the ftpd daemon installed on the remote host
is from the Hummingbird Connectivity suite and suffers from a buffer
overflow vulnerability. An attacker can crash the daemon and possibly
execute arbitrary code remotely within the context of the affected

See also :

Solution :

Apply the appropriate patch referenced in the vendor advisory above.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FTP

Nessus Plugin ID: 18402 (hummingbird_ftpd_overflow.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 13790

CVE ID: CVE-2005-1815

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