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CVE-2012-5905 Detail

Current Description

Buffer overflow in KnFTPd 1.0.0 allows remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (crash) via a long string in a FEAT command.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): Single
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://packetstormsecurity.org/files/111296/KnFTPd-1.0.0-Denial-Of-Service.html Exploit
http://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/18671 Exploit
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/52805 Exploit
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/74441

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:elif_keir:knftpd:1.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-5905
NVD Published Date:
11/17/2012
NVD Last Modified:
08/28/2017