FileZilla FTP Server < 0.9.22 Wildcard Handling Remote DoS

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 23831


The remote Windows host has an application that suffers from multiple denial of service vulnerabilities.


According to its version, the FileZilla Server Interface installed on the remote host is affected by several denial of service flaws, which could be leveraged by an authenticated attacker to crash the server and deny service to legitimate users.


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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 23831

File Name: filezilla_server_0922.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.18 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2006/12/12

Modified: 2017/06/08

Dependencies: 13855

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4

Temporal Score: 3.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:filezilla:filezilla_server

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2006/12/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-6564, CVE-2006-6565

BID: 21542, 21549

OSVDB: 34435

EDB-ID: 2914