BlackMoon FTP Server blackmoon.mdb Plaintext Password Disclosure

medium Nessus Plugin ID 11649


The remote FTP server is affected by a password disclosure vulnerability.


BlackMoon FTP server is installed on the remote host. FTP usernames and passwords are stored on the server in plaintext in a filed called 'blackmoon.mdb.' Any user with an account on this host may read the credentials stored in this file, and use them to connect to this FTP server.


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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 11649

File Name: blackmoon_ftp_users_database.nasl

Version: 1.20

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 5/27/2003

Updated: 11/15/2018

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.5


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.2

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

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/20/2003

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2003-0342

BID: 7646

Secunia: 8840