Cerberus FTP Server < 5.0.5.0 Cross-Site Request Forgery

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 63559

Synopsis

The FTP server installed on the remote Windows host has a cross-site request forgery vulnerability.

Description

The version of Cerberus FTP server on the remote host is earlier than 5.0.5.0. As such, it is potentially affected by a cross-site request forgery (CSRF) vulnerability that can be used to trick an authenticated administrator into making unintended changes to the application.

Solution

Upgrade to Cerberus FTP server 5.0.5.0 or later.

See Also

https://www.cerberusftp.com/products/releasenotes/

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 63559

File Name: cerberus_ftp_5_0_5.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Family: FTP

Published: 2013/01/16

Modified: 2018/11/15

Dependencies: 40820

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:cerberusftp:ftp_server

Required KB Items: SMB/CerberusFTP/Installed

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/09/25

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/09/25

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-2999

BID: 55788

CERT: 989684