WU-FTPD wu_fnmatch() Function File Globbing Remote DoS
High Nessus Plugin ID 17602
SynopsisThe remote FTP server has a denial of service vulnerability.
DescriptionThe version of WU-FTPD running on the remote host exhausts all available resources on the server when it repeatedly receives the following command :
This issue has been confirmed in WU-FTPD 2.6.2 and earlier.
SolutionApply the latest vendor patches.