Family: FTP --> Category: mixed
bftpd chown overflow Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks if the remote bftpd daemon is vulnerable to a buffer overflow
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote ftp server is vulnerable to a buffer overflow
when issued too long arguments to the chown command.
It may be possible for a remote attacker to gain root access
thanks to this bug.
Solution : Upgrade your bftpd server to version 1.0.14 or
disable the option ENABLE_SITE in bftpd.conf
Threat Level: High
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