CesarFTP user:pass command denial of service

cesarftp-userpass-dos (15252) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

CesarFTP is vulnerable to a denial of service. By sending a specially-crafted user:pass command followed by a string containing more than 4084 characters, a remote attacker could cause the server to consume 100% of the available CPU resources.


Consequences:

Denial of Service

Remedy:

No remedy available as of August 1, 2014.

References:

Platforms Affected:

  • ACLogic CesarFTP 0.99e

Reported:

Feb 17, 2004

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