ProFTPD 1.3.1 SQL injection protection bypass

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 106750


The remote FTP server is affected by a mitigation bypass.


The remote host is using ProFTPD, a free FTP server for Unix and
According to its banner, the version of ProFTPD installed on the
remote host is 1.3.1x and may be affected by SQL injection protection
bypass when NLS support is enabled.


Upgrade to ProFTPD version 1.3.2 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 106750

File Name: proftpd_1_3_1_sql_bypass.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.2

Type: remote

Family: FTP

Published: 2018/02/12

Modified: 2018/02/13

Dependencies: 10084, 10092

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.6

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:proftpd:proftpd

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2009/02/05

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2009/02/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-0543

BID: 33650

CWE: 89