4D WebStar Pre-authentication FTP Overflow

critical Nessus Plugin ID 14195

Synopsis

The FTP server is affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability.

Description

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).

Solution

Upgrade to 4D WebStar 5.3.3 or later.

See Also

https://seclists.org/bugtraq/2004/Jul/130

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

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: High

Score: 7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.3

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

Temporal Vector: E:F/RL:OF/RC: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