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Medium Nessus Plugin ID 48435


The remote FTP server is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


According to its banner, the installed version of Serv-U is earlier than and is, therefore, potentially affected by the following issues :

- It is possible to create a directory, when using virtual paths and various combinations of permissions, where the end-user does not have permission to create the directory.

- Certain web client invalid URL parameters could cause the affected application to crash.


Upgrade to Serv-U version or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 48435

File Name: servu_10_2_0_0.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: remote

Family: FTP

Published: 2010/08/25

Modified: 2013/01/24

Dependencies: 48434

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.1

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:serv-u:serv-u

Required KB Items: ftp/servu

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2010/08/16

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2010/08/16

Reference Information

BID: 42523

OSVDB: 67280, 67281

Secunia: 41015, 41018