SlimFTPd Multiple Command Remote Overflow DoS
Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 3201
SynopsisThe remote host is vulnerable to a Denial of Service (DoS) attack.
DescriptionThe remote host appears to be using SlimFTPd, a free, small standards-compliant FTP server for Windows. The installed version of SlimFTPd on the remote host suffers from a denial of service vulnerability. By sending 'user' and 'pass' commands that are each 40 bytes long, an attacker will crash the service after a short period of time.
SolutionNo solution is known at this time.