Family: FTP --> Category: attack
oftpd denial of service Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Acertains if the remote oftpd server might be vulnerable to a DoS attack
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote FTP server seems to be oftpd 0.3.6 or older.
There is a bug in this version which may allow a possible hacker to
disable this service remotely by sending a malformed PORT command.
A possible hacker may exploit this flaw to prevent this system from doing its job.
Solution : Upgrade to oftpd 0.3.7 or newer
Threat Level: Medium
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