Jonathan Salwan has discovered a vulnerability in Sysax Multi Server, which can be exploited by malicious users to bypass certain security restrictions, disclose sensitive information, and potentially compromise a vulnerable system.
The vulnerability is caused due to an input validation error when processing FTP requests. This can be exploited to read, modify, or delete arbitrary files from the affected system via directory traversal attacks.
Successful exploitation may allow execution of arbitrary code by e.g. placing a malicious executable on the affected system.
The vulnerability is confirmed in version 4.5. Other versions may also be affected.
Solution: Upgrade to version 5.57.
Provided and/or discovered by: Jonathan Salwan
Original Advisory: http://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/8256/
Do you have additional information related to this advisory?
Please provide information about patches, mitigating factors, new versions, exploits, faulty patches, links, and other relevant data by posting comments to this Advisory. You can also send this
information to email@example.com
Subject: Sysax Multi Server FTP Directory Traversal Vulnerability
No posts yet
You must be logged in to post a comment.
Secunia Customer Login
Not a customer already?
Learn more about how our market leading Vulnerability Management solutions can help you manage risk and ensure compliance.