Novell FTP Malformed Input Remote DoS

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1806

Synopsis

The remote host is running a Novell FTP server.

Description

The remote host is running a Novell FTP server. Older versions of this server can be disabled remotely by an attacker by sending a couple of NULL characters to the FTP administrative port.

Solution

Upgrade to the latest version of Novell FTP Server.

See Also

http://support.novell.com/cgi-bin/search/searchtid.cgi?/2965109.htm

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 1806

File Name: 1806.prm

Family: FTP Servers

Published: 2004/08/20

Modified: 2016/01/21

Dependencies: 1803, 1804

Nessus ID: 11614

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.4

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 5.1

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

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

Reference Information

BID: 7072

OSVDB: 55308