Family: FTP --> Category: destructive_attack
ftp USER, PASS or HELP overflow Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
attempts some buffer overflows
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote FTP server is susceptible to buffer overflow attacks.
The remote FTP server closes the connection when a command or argument
is too long. This is probably due to a buffer overflow and may allow
a possible hacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host.
Upgrade / switch the FTP server software or disable the service if not
High / CVSS Base Score : 8
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