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Multiple PASV Denial of Service

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Multiple PASV Denial of Service

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
09/12/1997
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/01/2004
Modified
12/04/2013

Description

Remote attackers can cause a denial of service in FTP by issuing multiple PASV commands, causing the server to run out of available ports.

Solution(s)

  • ftp-generic-0009

References

  • ftp-generic-0009

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