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4D WebStar Symbolic Link Vulnerability Vulnerability Scan

Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks for 4D FTP Server

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test

The remote server is running 4D WebStar FTP Server.

4D WebStar is reportedly vulnerable to a local symbolic link vulnerability.
This issue is due to a design error that causes the application
to open files without properly verifying their existence or their absolute location.

Successful exploitation of this issue will allow a possible hacker to write
to arbitrary files writable by the affected application,
facilitating privilege escalation.

See also :
Solution : Upgrade to 4D WebStar 5.3.3 or later.
Threat Level: Low

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