SlimFTPd < 3.16 Multiple Command Remote Overfow

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2395


The remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.


The remote host seems to be running a vulnerable version of SlimFTPd, a small FTP server for Windows. It is reported that versions up to 3.15 are prone to a buffer overflow vulnerability that may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on this host. A attacker needs a valid FTP account on the server to exploit this vulnerability.


Upgrade to SlimFTPd version 3.16 or higher.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 2395

File Name: 2395.prm

Family: FTP Servers

Published: 2004/11/10

Modified: 2016/01/21

Dependencies: 1804, 1803, 3222

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 7.1

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

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


Base Score: 7.3

Temporal Score: 7.1


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

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-2418

BID: 11645