ArGoSoft FTP Server < Shortcut File Upload

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2385


The remote host is vulnerable to a flaw that allows attackers to retrieve sensitive files or data.


The remote host is running the ArGoSoft FTP Server. It is reported that ArGoSoft FTP Server is prone to a vulnerability that allows a shortcut link upload. An attacker exploiting this flaw may be able to have read and write access to any files and directories on the FTP server.


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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 2385

File Name: 2385.prm

Family: FTP Servers

Published: 2004/11/03

Modified: 2016/01/21

Dependencies: 1803, 1804, 3222

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.4

Temporal Score: 5.6

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

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


Base Score: 6.5

Temporal Score: 6.2


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

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-1428

BID: 11589, 12139