Cerberus FTP Server < / 6.x < Web Client Security Bypass

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 73270


The FTP server installed on the remote Windows host is potentially affected by a security bypass vulnerability.


The version of Cerberus FTP Server on the remote host is a version prior to or version 6.x prior to As such, it is potentially affected by a security bypass vulnerability.

An authenticated attacker could obtain sensitive files via the HTTP/S interface.


Upgrade to Cerberus FTP Server, or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 73270

File Name: cerberus_ftp_6_0_7.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Family: FTP

Published: 2014/03/31

Modified: 2017/04/27

Dependencies: 40820

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4

Temporal Score: 3.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:cerberusftp:ftp_server

Required KB Items: SMB/CerberusFTP/Installed

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/03/11

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/03/11

Reference Information

BID: 66322