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Multiple Overflows in WS_FTP client Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
IPSWITCH WS_FTP client overflow detection
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host has a version of the WS_FTP client which is vulnerable to
multiple remote exploits.
A possible hacker, exploiting these bugs would be able to access confidential
data on this system.
To exploit this flaw, a possible hacker would need to lure a user of this host
to visit a rogue FTP server, by inviting him by email, AIM or any other
Solution : Upgrade to the newest version of the WS_FTP client
See also : http://www.ipswitch.com/
Threat Level: High
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