Helmsman HomeFTP long command denial of service

homeftp-long-command-dos (24152) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


Helmsman HomeFTP is vulnerable to a denial of service attack, caused by a buffer overflow. By sending an overly long command, a remote authenticated attacker could overflow a buffer and cause the FTP server to crash.


Denial of Service


No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.


Platforms Affected:

  • Helmsman HomeFTP 1.1


Jan 14, 2006

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