Family: Denial of Service --> Category: denial
Hummingbird Connectivity FTP service XCWD Overflow Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Attempts a XCWD buffer overflow
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is running the Hummingbird Connectivity FTP server.
It was possible to shut down the remote FTP server by issuing
a XCWD command followed by a too long argument.
This problem allows a possible hacker to prevent the remote site
from sharing some resources with the rest of the world.
Solution : Upgrade to a newer version when available
Threat Level: High
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