WU-FTPD < 2.6.3 Multiple Vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1208

Synopsis

An attacker may be able to access directories outside the FTP root

Description

The remote host is running wu-ftpd 2.6.2 or older. There is a bug in this version which may allow an attacker to bypass the restricted-gid feature and gain unauthorized access to otherwise restricted directories. In addition, this version is prone to a remote overflow in the S/KEY authentication.

Solution

Upgrade to wu-ftpd 2.6.3 or later.

See Also

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/vendor/2004-q1/0073.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 1208

File Name: 1208.prm

Family: FTP Servers

Published: 2004/08/20

Modified: 2016/01/25

Dependencies: 1850

Nessus ID: 12098

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 6.7

Temporal Score: 5.8

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:H/RL:O/RC:C

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-0148, CVE-2004-0185

BID: 8893, 9832