XLight FTP Server SFTP Directory Traversal

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 5593

Synopsis

The remote SFTP service is vulnerable to a directory traversal attack.

Description

The remote host is running XLight FTP server with the SFTP service enabled.

Versions of XLight FTP server 3.x earlier than 3.6.0 are potentially affected by a directory traversal vulnerability in the SFTP service. A remote authenticated attacker, exploiting this flaw, can read arbitrary files on the affected host.

Solution

Upgrade to XLight FTP Server 3.6 or later.

See Also

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/512192/30/0/threaded

http://www.xlightftpd.com/whatsnew.htm

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 5593

Family: SSH

Published: 2010/07/07

Modified: 2016/01/21

Dependencies: 1967, 3059

Nessus ID: 47680

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.1

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 4.9

Vector: CVSS3#AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:F/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

Patch Publication Date: 2010/07/04

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2010/07/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-2695

BID: 41399