WarFTPD wdm.exe buffer overflow

warftpd-wdm-bo (26304) The risk level is classified as HighHigh Risk

Description:

WarFTPD (War FTP Daemon) is vulnerable to a buffer overflow, caused by improper bounds checking of certain commands. By sending a specially-crafted command, a remote attacker could overflow a buffer and execute arbitrary code on the system or cause the wdm.exe process to crash.


Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

Upgrade to the latest version of WarFTPD (1.82.00-RC11 or later), available from the WarFTPD Web site. See References.

References:

Platforms Affected:

  • Jgaa WarFTPd

Reported:

May 03, 2006

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