Serv-U FTP Server < Malformed Packet Remote DoS

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 3277


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


The remote host is running Serv-U FTP server. There is a bug in the way this version handles certain unspecified commands. While the details of the overflow are unknown, it is reported that successful exploitation leads to a Denial of Service (DoS) attack.


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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 3277

Family: FTP Servers

Published: 2005/11/02

Updated: 2019/03/06

Dependencies: 1853

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4

Temporal Score: 4

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 4.3

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:H/RL:U/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:serv-u:serv-u

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-3467

BID: 15273