Family: FTP --> Category: attack
wu-ftpd SITE EXEC vulnerability Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks if the remote FTP server sanitizes the SITE EXEC command
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote FTP server does not properly sanitize the argument of
the SITE EXEC command.
It may be possible for a remote attacker
to gain root access.
Solution : Upgrade your wu-ftpd server (<= 2.6.0 are vulnerable)
or disable any access from untrusted users (especially anonymous).
Threat Level: High
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