Family: FTP --> Category: attack
War FTP Daemon CWD/MKD Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
War FTP Daemon CWD/MKD Buffer Overflow
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The version of the War FTP Daemon running on this host is vulnerable to a
buffer overflow attack. This is due to improper bounds checking within the
code that handles both the CWD and MKD commands. By exploiting this
vulnerability, it is possible to crash the server, and potentially run
arbitrary commands on this system.
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Risk factor: High
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