Xftp < 3.0 Build 242 LIST Response Buffer Overflow

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Synopsis :

The remote host contains an application that is affected by a buffer
overflow vulnerability.

Description :

The version of Xftp, an FTP client for Windows, installed on the
remote host is older than 3.0 Build 242. Such versions are reportedly
affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability.

By tricking a user into double-clicking on a file name included in the
'LIST' command response from a malicious FTP server, it may be
possible for the attacker to trigger a denial of service condition or
to execute arbitrary code on the affected host .

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?68896026
http://www.netsarang.com/products/xft_update.html

Solution :

Upgrade to Xftp 3.0 Build 243 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 47701 ()

Bugtraq ID: 40470

CVE ID:

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