Serv-U < Multiple Vulnerabilities

medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 5195


The remote host is vulnerable to multiple attack vectors.


The remote host is running Serv-U File Server, an FTP server for Windows. The installed version is earlier than Such versions are potentially affected by multiple issues :

- A remote denial-of-service when processing specially crafted 'SITE SET TRANSFERPROGRESS ON' commands. An authenticated attacker can exploit this flaw to cause a denial-of-service when 'SITE SET' commands are enabled on the server.

- An unprivileged user may be able to view all drives and virtual paths for drive '\\'.


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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 5195

Family: FTP Servers

Published: 10/2/2009

Updated: 3/6/2019

Nessus ID: 41980

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4

Temporal Score: 3

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

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


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.8

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:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

Patch Publication Date: 10/2/2009

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/2/2009

Reference Information

BID: 36585