Easy File Sharing FTP Server PASS Command Overflow

high Nessus Plugin ID 24021
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The remote FTP server is affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability.


The remote host appears to be using Easy File Sharing FTP Server, an FTP server for Windows.

The version of Easy File Sharing FTP Server installed on the remote host contains a stack-based buffer overflow vulnerability that can be exploited by an unauthenticated attacker with a specially crafted PASS command to crash the affected application or execute arbitrary code on the affected host.


Unknown at this time.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 24021

File Name: efs_ftp_server_pass_overflow.nasl

Version: 1.19

Type: remote

Family: FTP

Published: 1/17/2007

Updated: 7/10/2018

Dependencies: ftpserver_detect_type_nd_version.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.2

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

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

Vulnerability Information

Excluded KB Items: global_settings/supplied_logins_only

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Vulnerability Publication Date: 7/31/2006

Exploitable With


Core Impact

Metasploit (Easy File Sharing FTP Server 2.0 PASS Overflow)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-3952

BID: 19243

EDB-ID: 2234, 33538