4D WebStar Pre-authentication FTP Overflow

critical Nessus Plugin ID 14195


The FTP server is affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability.


There is a buffer overflow condition in the remote version of 4D WebStar FTP Server installed on the remote host. An attacker may exploit this flaw to execute arbitrary code on the remote host with the privileges of the FTP server (root).


Upgrade to 4D WebStar 5.3.3 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 14195

File Name: 4d_webstar_ftp_overflow.nasl

Version: 1.19

Type: remote

Family: FTP

Published: 8/3/2004

Updated: 11/15/2018

Supported Sensors: Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.0


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.3

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

Vulnerability Information

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Vulnerability Publication Date: 7/13/2004

Exploitable With

Metasploit (WebSTAR FTP Server USER Overflow)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-0695

BID: 10720