Wing FTP Server < 3.6.6 DoS

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 49068


The remote host has an application that is affected by a denial of service vulnerability.


According to its banner, the remote host is running a version of Wing FTP Server earlier than 3.6.6. Such versions reportedly fail to handle certain specially crafted HTTP requests. An attacker could exploit this issue to trigger a denial of service condition, and crash the remote service.


Upgrade to Wing FTP Server 3.6.6 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 49068

File Name: wing_ftp_server_366.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: remote

Family: FTP

Published: 2010/09/01

Modified: 2016/05/06

Dependencies: 10092, 10107, 11936

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2010/08/23

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2010/08/23

Reference Information

BID: 42736

OSVDB: 67442

Secunia: 41040