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TYPSoft empty username DoS

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Checks for TYPSoft FTP server empty username DoS

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host seems to be running TYPSoft FTP server, version 1.10.

This version is prone to a remote denial of service flaw.
By sending an empty login username, a possible hacker can cause the ftp server
to crash, denying service to legitimate users.

Solution : Use a different FTP server or upgrade to the newest version.
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID: 9573

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2004 David Maciejak

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