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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-5000

Original release date: 09/26/2006
Last revised: 09/05/2008
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Multiple buffer overflows in WS_FTP Server 5.05 before Hotfix 1, and possibly other versions down to 5.0, have unknown impact and remote authenticated attack vectors via the (1) XCRC, (2) XMD5, and (3) XSHA1 commands. NOTE: in the early publication of this identifier on 20060926, the description was used for the wrong issue.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.5 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/AU:S/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Required to exploit
Impact Type: Provides unauthorized access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060926 ZDI-06-029: Ipswitch WS_FTP Server Checksum Command Parsing Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.ipswitch.com/support/ws_ftp-server/releases/wr505hf1.asp
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1016935
External Source: XF
Name: wsftp-multiple-commands-bo(41829)
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-06-029.html
Type: Advisory

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