XM Easy FTP Server USER Command Buffer Overflow

high Nessus Plugin ID 21338
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The remote FTP server is affected by a buffer overflow flaw.


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

The version of XM Easy FTP Server installed on the remote host contains a buffer overflow vulnerability that can be exploited by an unauthenticated user with a specially crafted USER command to crash the affected application or execute arbitrary code on the affected host.


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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 21338

File Name: xm_easy_ftp_user_overflow.nasl

Version: 1.25

Type: remote

Family: FTP

Published: 5/11/2006

Updated: 11/15/2018

Dependencies: ftpserver_detect_type_nd_version.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2006-2225


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.2

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

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


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.3

Temporal Score: 6.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L

Temporal Vector: E:F/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/3/2006

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-2225

BID: 17836