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WU-FTPD < 2.6.2 PASV Command Format String Arbitrary Code Execution

High

Synopsis

The remote host is running a vulnerable version of WU-FTPD server.

Description

The remote WU-FTPD server is vulnerable to a format string flaw when it is run in debug mode. An attacker may use this flaw to execute arbitrary code on this host by sending a PASV command with a specially crafted argument.

Solution

Upgrade to WU-FTPD 2.6.2 or higher.