Cerberus FTP Server 6.x < / 7.x < SSH FTP Account Enumeration

medium Nessus Plugin ID 76459


The FTP server installed on the remote Windows host is affected by an unauthorized information disclosure vulnerability.


The version of Cerberus FTP Server on the remote host is version 6.x prior to or version 7.x prior to It is, therefore, affected by an unauthorized information disclosure vulnerability.

A remote attacker can enumerate user accounts via an analysis of responses from the SSH FTP service.


Upgrade to Cerberus FTP Server / or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 76459

File Name: cerberus_ftp_7_0_0_2.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: FTP

Published: 7/10/2014

Updated: 10/16/2020

Dependencies: cerberus_ftp_installed.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS Score Source: manual

CVSS Score Rationale: No cve available: information disclosure

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:cerberusftp:ftp_server

Required KB Items: SMB/CerberusFTP/Installed

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 5/27/2014

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/27/2014

Reference Information

BID: 67707