VXWorks ftpd CEL Command Overflow DoS

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1814

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a Denial of Service (DoS) attack.

Description

The remote VXWorks host can be brought down entirely if a user issues a too long argument to the CEL ftp command.

Solution

Contact your vendor and reference WindRiver field patch TSR 296292.

See Also

http://www.secnap.net/security/nbx001.html

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2003-04/0340.html

http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/317417, http://www.secnap.net/security/nbx001.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 1814

Family: FTP Servers

Published: 2004/08/20

Modified: 2016/01/21

Dependencies: 1803, 1804, 3222

Nessus ID: 11185

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSSv2

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 7.5

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 7.3

Temporal Score: 7.3

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

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

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2002-2300

BID: 6297