Microsoft IIS FTP Server NLST Command Overflow DoS
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 10118
SynopsisThe remote web server is affected by a denial of service vulnerability.
DescriptionIt is possible to make the IIS FTP server close all the active connections by issuing a too long NLST command, which will make the server crash. An attacker can use this flaw to prevent people from downloading data from your FTP server.
SolutionApply the patch referenced above.