WS_FTP < 2.0.3 Multiple Command Long Argument Overflows

Critical Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1812

Synopsis

The remote WS_FTP server is vulnerable to various buffer overflows which may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary commands on this host.

Description

The remote WS_FTP server is vulnerable to various buffer overflows which may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary commands on this host.

Solution

Upgrade to WS_FTP 2.0.3 or higher.

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 1812

File Name: 1812.prm

Family: FTP Servers

Published: 2004/08/20

Modified: 2016/01/19

Dependencies: 1803, 1804, 3222

Nessus ID: 11094

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSSv2

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.4

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

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

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

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2001-1021