FileZilla FTP Server MLSD Command Overflow
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 21567
SynopsisThe remote Windows host has an application that is suffers from a buffer overflow vulnerability.
DescriptionAccording to its version, the FileZilla Server Interface installed on the remote host is affected by an unspecified buffer overflow vulnerability, which could be leveraged by an attacker to execute arbitrary code subject to the privileges of the user running the affected application.
Note that to successfully exploit this remotely, the application would need to be configured to accept remote connections, which it does not by default.
SolutionUpgrade to FileZilla Server version 0.9.17 or later.