Xlight FTP Server < 1.53 RETR Command Remote Overflow

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1166

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.

Description

The remote host is running Xlight FTP server. There is a bug in the way this server handles arguments to the RETR command that may allow an attacker to trigger a buffer overflow against this server, potentially allowing him to disable this server remotely or to execute arbitrary code.

Solution

Upgrade Xlight Server to version 1.53 or later.

See Also

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2004-02/0423.html

http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&amp;m=107605633904122&amp;w=2

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 1166

File Name: 1166.prm

Family: FTP Servers

Published: 2004/08/20

Modified: 2016/01/21

Dependencies: 1803, 1804

Nessus ID: 12056

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 5

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 5.3

Vector: CVSS3#AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:H/RL:U/RC:X

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-0287, CVE-2004-0255

BID: 9585, 9627, 9668