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: 5/19/2008

Updated: 8/28/2018

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: Settings/ExperimentalScripts