Gene6 FTP Server MKD and XMKD command denial of service

gene6-ftp-mkd-xmkd-dos (26237) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


Gene6 FTP Server is vulnerable to a denial of service attack. A remote attacker could send a specially-crafted MKD or XMKD command to cause the server to crash.


Denial of Service


Upgrade to the latest version of Gene6 FTP ( or later), available from the Gene6 FTP Web site. See References.


Platforms Affected:

  • Gene6 Gene6 FTP Server 3.7.0


May 03, 2006

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