Broker FTP Multiple Command Arbitrary File/Directory Manipulation

high Nessus Plugin ID 10556


The remote FTP server has a directory traversal vulnerability.


Broker FTP appears to be running on the remote host. This version has a directory traversal vulnerability that allows a remote attacker to view and delete files outside of the FTP root directory.


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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 10556

File Name: broker_ftp.nasl

Version: 1.45

Type: remote

Family: FTP

Published: 11/24/2000

Updated: 2/11/2022

Configuration: Enable paranoid mode

Supported Sensors: Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.4


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2001-0450


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.3

Temporal Score: 6.4

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: Settings/ParanoidReport, ftp/login

Excluded KB Items: ftp/ncftpd, ftp/msftpd

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Vulnerability Publication Date: 3/3/2001

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2001-0450

BID: 301