Core FTP Filename Processing Boundary Error FTP List Command Response Parsing Remote Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

An FTP client on the remote host is affected by a buffer overflow

Description :

The version of Core FTP installed on the remote host is less than 2.2
build 1745. It thus is reportedly affected by a buffer overflow
vulnerability that can be triggered when it receives a specially
crafted FTP LIST command response.

By tricking a user into connecting to a malicious server, a remote
attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code on the affected host,
subject to the user's privileges.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to Core FTP 2.2 build 1745 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 59243 ()

Bugtraq ID: 53438


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