WFTPD APPE Command Buffer Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote host appears to be using WFTPD, an FTP server for Windows.

The version of WFTPD installed on the remote host contains a stack-
based buffer overflow vulnerability that can be exploited by an
authenticated, possibly anonymous, user with a specially crafted APPE
command to crash the affected application or execute arbitrary code on
the affected host.

See also :

Solution :

Unknown at this time.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.5
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FTP

Nessus Plugin ID: 24671 ()

Bugtraq ID: 20942

CVE ID: CVE-2006-5826

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