CuteFTP Professional FTP Command Response Remote Overflow

High Nessus Plugin ID 15860


The FTP client installed on the remote Windows host has multiple buffer overflow vulnerabilities.


The remote host has the program CuteFTP.exe installed.

CuteFTP is an FTP client which contains several buffer overflow conditions. Using this version of CuteFTP to connect to a malicious FTP server could cause the client to crash, or could result in arbitrary code execution.


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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 15860

File Name: cuteftp_flaws2.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2004/11/30

Modified: 2016/11/15

Dependencies: 11756

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 7.9

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:U/RC:ND

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: SMB/Windows/Products/CuteFTP/Version

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2004/11/30

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-1136

BID: 11776

OSVDB: 12241