Family: FTP --> Category: attack
Writeable FTP root Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Attempts to write on the remote root dir
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
It is possible to write on the root directory
of this remote anonymous FTP server. This allows
a possible hacker to upload '.rhosts' or '.forward' files,
or to turn your FTP server in to a warez server.
Solution : chown root ~ftp && chmod 0555 ~ftp.
Threat Level: High
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