WarFTPd Connection Flood DoS

1999-12-14T00:00:00
ID OSVDB:4680
Type osvdb
Reporter OSVDB
Modified 1999-12-14T00:00:00

Description

Vulnerability Description

War FTP Daemon version 1.70 contains a flaw that may allow a remote denial of service. The issue is triggered when sixty or more connections are established when certain characters are used in the logon name. This will result in loss of availability for the service.

Solution Description

Currently, there are no known upgrades, patches, or workarounds available to correct this issue.

Short Description

War FTP Daemon version 1.70 contains a flaw that may allow a remote denial of service. The issue is triggered when sixty or more connections are established when certain characters are used in the logon name. This will result in loss of availability for the service.

References:

ISS X-Force ID: 3953 CVE-1999-1003