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proftpd 1.2.0rc2 format string vuln Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks if the version of the remote proftpd
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote ProFTPd server is as old or older than 1.2.0rc2
There is a very hard to exploit format string vulnerability in
this version, which may allow a possible hacker to execute arbitrary
code on this host.
The vulnerability is believed to be nearly impossible to exploit
Solution : Upgrade to a newer version
Threat Level: Medium
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