CesarFTP "settings.ini" file stores username and passwords in plain text

cesarftp-settings-plaintext-password (6608) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


CesarFTP could allow an attacker to obtain sensitive information. CesarFTP stores usernames and passwords in plain text in the settings.ini file. A remote attacker can use this vulnerability to view any file on the system using the directory traversal vulnerability.


Gain Access


No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.


Platforms Affected:

  • ACLogic CesarFTP 0.98b
  • ACLogic CesarFTP 0.99g


May 28, 2001

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