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Vulnerability Assessment Details

FTP ServU CWD overflow

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Attempts a CWD buffer overflows

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment
It was possible to
shut down the remote FTP server by issuing
a CWD command followed by a too long
argument.

This problem permits a possible hacker to prevent
your site from sharing some resources
with the rest of the world.

Solution : upgrade to the latest version your FTP server.

Network Security Threat Level: Medium

Networks Security ID: 269

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 1999 Renaud Deraison

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