WinSCP URI Handler Arbitrary File Access

This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Windows host has an application that allows arbitrary file
access.

Description :

According to its version, the WinSCP install on the remote host allows
a remote attacker to automatically initiate a file transfer to or from
the affected host or to append log information to an existing file,
provided that the user can be tricked into clicking on a malicious
link.

See also :

http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2006-June/046810.html
http://winscp.net/eng/docs/history#3.8.2

Solution :

Upgrade to WinSCP version 3.8.2 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.1
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.7
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 21737 ()

Bugtraq ID: 18384

CVE ID: CVE-2006-3015

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