Family: FTP --> Category: attack
hpux ftpd PASS vulnerability Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks if the remote ftp sanitizes the PASS command
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote ftp server does not sanitize properly the argument of
the PASS command it receives for anonymous accesses.
It may be possible for a remote attacker
to gain shell access.
Solution : Upgrade your ftpd server or disable anonymous
Threat Level: High
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