FlashFXP < 2.1b923 Multiple Remote Overflows

High Nessus Plugin ID 11710


An FTP client with multiple stack buffer overflow vulnerabilities is installed on the remote Windows host.


FlashFXP, an FTP client, is installed on the remote host. This version is vulnerable to a stack-based buffer overflow attack when receiving a long response to the PASV command, or when processing a long host name.


Upgrade to FlashFXP 2.1 build 923 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 11710

File Name: flashfxp_overflow.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.17 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2003/06/10

Modified: 2014/06/03

Dependencies: 60110

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:flashfxp:flashfxp

Required KB Items: SMB/FlashFXP/Installed

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Reference Information

BID: 7857, 7859

Secunia: 8977

OSVDB: 59041, 59042