WS_FTP.LOG File Detected

Medium Web Application Scanning Plugin ID 98632

Synopsis

WS_FTP.LOG File Detected

Description

The web server on the remote host contains publically accessible WS_FTP log files. These log files are produced by WS_FTP and contain details of source/destination file names, date of upload and other potentially sensitive information. This may be used to access content from the web server that might otherwise be private.

Solution

Remove the listed WS_FTP.LOG file.

See Also

https://community.ipswitch.com/s/article/Log-Files

https://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2004/Aug/703

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 98632

Type: remote

Published: 2019/07/17

Updated: 2019/07/17

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5.3

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

Reference Information

CWE: 538

WASC: Predictable Resource Location

OWASP: 2017-A6, 2013-A5, 2010-A6