Cerberus FTP "dot dot" directory traversal

cerberus-ftp-directory-traversal (7004) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

Grant Averett's Cerberus FTP Server could allow a remote attacker to traverse directories on the server. An attacker can issue a command followed by "dot dot" sequences (/../) to traverse directories and download files outside of the FTP root directory.


Consequences:

Remedy:

No remedy available as of August 1, 2014.

References:

Platforms Affected:

  • Grant Averett Cerberus FTP Server 1.5

Reported:

Aug 21, 2001

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