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WS FTP server multiple flaws Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check WS_FTP server version
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
According to its version number, the remote WS_FTP server is vulnerable to
- A buffer overflow, caused by a vulnerability in the ALLO handler, an
attacker can then execute arbitrary code
- A flaw which allow a possible hacker to gain elevated rights (SYSTEM level rights)
- A local or remote attacker, with write rights on a directory can create a
specially crafted file containing a large REST argument and resulting to a denial
** Nessus only checked the version number in the server banner.
Solution : Upgrade to the latest version of this software.
Threat Level: High
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