SAMI FTP Server <= 2.0.2 Authentication Credentials Remote Overflow

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 3535


The remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.


The remote host is running SAMI FTP server. It has been reported that this version of SAMI is vulnerable to a buffer overflow in the way that it handles USER and PASSWORD information. An attacker exploiting this flaw would be able to execute arbitrary code on the remote SAMI FTP server.


No solution is known at this time.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 3535

File Name: 3535.prm

Family: FTP Servers

Published: 2004/08/18

Modified: 2016/02/05

Dependencies: 1803, 1804, 3222

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.4

Temporal Score: 5.4

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:U/RC:ND


Base Score: 6.4

Temporal Score: 5.8


Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:U/RL:U/RC:X

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Metasploit (KarjaSoft Sami FTP Server v2.02 USER Overflow)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-2212

BID: 17835

OSVDB: 25670