Hummingbird Inetd FTP Server XCWD Command Remote Overflow

Low Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2377


The remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.


The remote host is running the Hummingbird Inetd FTP Server. It is reported that Hummingbird FTP Server is prone to a remote buffer in the XCWD command. An attacker exploiting this flaw would only need to be able to craft and send a query to the FTP server on its service port (usually 21)


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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 2377

Family: FTP Servers

Published: 2004/11/01

Modified: 2018/09/16

Dependencies: 1803, 1804, 3222

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 3.5

Temporal Score: 3.5

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

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


Base Score: 3

Temporal Score: 3


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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:hummingbird:connectivity

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-2728

BID: 11542