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Vulnerability Assessment Details

WS FTP overflows

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Attempts a buffer overflow on many commands

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

A possible hacker may use this flow to prevent your site from
sharing some resources with the rest of the world, or even
execute arbitrary code on your system.

Solution : upgrade to the latest version your FTP server.

Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2002 Michel Arboi

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