Serv-U FTP Server < 6.1.0.4 Malformed Packet Remote DoS

medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 3277

Synopsis

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

Description

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.

Solution

Upgrade to version 6.1.0.4 or higher.

See Also

http://www.serv-u.com/releasenotes.asp

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 3277

Family: FTP Servers

Published: 11/2/2005

Updated: 3/6/2019

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

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

Risk Factor: Medium

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:2.3:a:serv-u:serv-u:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-3467

BID: 15273