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FTP bounce check Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks if the remote ftp server can be bounced
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
It is possible to force the FTP server to connect to third parties hosts by using
the PORT command.
This problem allows intruders to use your network resources to scan other hosts, making
them think the attack comes from your network, or it can even allow them to go through
Solution : Upgrade to the latest version of your FTP server, or use another FTP server.
Threat Level: Medium
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