Anonymous FTP Writable root Directory
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 10088
SynopsisThe remote FTP server allows write access to the root directory.
DescriptionIt is possible to write on the root directory of the remote anonymous FTP server. This allows an attacker to upload arbitrary files which can be used in other attacks, or to turn the FTP server into a software distribution point.
SolutionRestrict write access to the root directory.