ArGoSoft FTP Server RNTO Command Remote Buffer Overflow

medium Nessus Plugin ID 21326
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The remote FTP server is affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability.


The remote host is using ArGoSoft FTP Server, an FTP server for Windows.

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


Unknown at this time.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 21326

File Name: argosoft_ftp_rnto_overflow.nasl

Version: 1.21

Type: remote

Family: FTP

Published: 5/4/2006

Updated: 11/15/2018

Dependencies: ftpserver_detect_type_nd_version.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.7


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.4

Temporal Score: 4.7

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/1/2006

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-2170

BID: 17789