FlashFXP < ListIndex TListBox Handling Remote Overflow

High Nessus Plugin ID 60111


The remote host has an FTP client that is affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability.


The remote host is running a version of FlashFXP prior to It therefore is reportedly has a buffer overflow vulnerability involving the TListbox and TComboBox VCL components.

To exploit the vulnerability remotely, an attacker would need to know the included filters of the connected client to send large strings.

Successful exploitation would allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code within the context of the affected application.


Upgrade to FlashFXP 4.2.0 ( or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 60111

File Name: flashfxp_4_2_0_1730.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2012/07/24

Modified: 2016/10/10

Dependencies: 60110

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.6

Temporal Score: 6.8

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:U/RC:ND

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:flashfxp:flashfxp

Required KB Items: SMB/FlashFXP/Installed

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/03/01

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/03/01

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-4992

BID: 52259

OSVDB: 79767

EDB-ID: 18555