FTP Server Any Command Accepted (possible backdoor/proxy)

Info Nessus Plugin ID 32373


The remote FTP service is not working properly.


The remote server advertises itself as being a FTP server, but it accepts any command, which indicates that it may be a backdoor or a proxy.

Further FTP tests on this port will be disabled to avoid false alerts.

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 32373

File Name: ftpd_any_cmd.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: remote

Family: FTP

Published: 2008/05/19

Updated: 2018/08/28

Dependencies: 10870, 14772, 14773

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Info

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: Settings/ExperimentalScripts