Serv-U < User Directory Information Disclosure

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 5282


The remote FTP server is affected by an information disclosure vulnerability.


The remote FTP server is running Serv-U file Server, an FTP server for Windows. The installed version is earlier than Such versions are potentially affected by an information disclosure vulnerability which could allow an attacker to view directories that are above the user's root directory.


Upgrade to Serv-U version or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 5282

Family: FTP Servers

Published: 2009/12/18

Updated: 2019/03/06

Dependencies: 4269

Nessus ID: 43369

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 4.6

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

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

Vulnerability Information

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/12/17

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2009/12/18

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-4815

BID: 37414