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Multiple WarFTPd DoS Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks if the version of the remote warftpd
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote WarFTPd server is running a 1.71 version.
It is possible for a remote user to cause a denial of
service on a host running Serv-U FTP Server, G6 FTP Server
or WarFTPd Server. Repeatedly submitting an 'a:/' GET or
RETR request, appended with arbitrary data,
will cause the CPU usage to spike to 100%.
Solution : upgrade to the latest version of WarFTPd
Threat Level: Medium
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