Golden FTP Server APPE Command Remote Overflow

high Nessus Plugin ID 20344
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Synopsis

The remote FTP server is affected by a buffer overflow flaw.

Description

The remote host appears to be using Golden FTP Server, a personal FTP server for Windows.

The version of Golden FTP Server installed on the remote host contains a stack-based buffer overflow vulnerability that can be exploited by an authenticated, possibly anonymous, user with a specially crafted APPE command to crash the affected application or execute arbitrary code on the affected host.

Solution

Unknown at this time.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 20344

File Name: golden_ftp_server_appe_overflow.nasl

Version: 1.17

Type: remote

Family: FTP

Published: 12/26/2005

Updated: 7/12/2018

Dependencies: ftpserver_detect_type_nd_version.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.3

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:a:kmint21_software:golden_ftp_server:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Required KB Items: ftp/login, ftp/password

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Vulnerability Publication Date: 12/22/2005

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-4553

BID: 16060