WU-FTPD < 2.6.2 PASV Command Format String Arbitrary Code Execution
High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1809
SynopsisThe remote host is running a vulnerable version of WU-FTPD server.
DescriptionThe remote WU-FTPD server is vulnerable to a format string flaw when it is run in debug mode. An attacker may use this flaw to execute arbitrary code on this host by sending a PASV command with a specially crafted argument.
SolutionUpgrade to WU-FTPD 2.6.2 or higher.