Intrusion Prevention

Golden.FTPD.APPE.Stack.Overflow

Description

This indicates an attempt to exploit a buffer overflow in the Golden FTP Server, an ftp server for Microsoft Windows operating systems. A remote attacker can use this exploit to crash the server, causing a denial of service. It may also be possible to execute arbitrary code on the system.

Affected Products

Golden FTP Server 2.02 and earlier.

Impact

System compromise, remote code execution, Denial of Service.

Recommended Actions

Upgrade to version 2.05b or newer.
http://www.goldenftpserver.com/

CVE References

CVE-2005-4553