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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2001-0187

Format string vulnerability in wu-ftp 2.6.1 and earlier, when running with debug mode enabled, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a malformed argument that is recorded in a PASV port assignment.
Publish Date : 2001-03-26 Last Update Date : 2017-10-09
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
10.0
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Vendor Statements

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 ships with wu-ftp version 2.6.2 which is not vulnerable to this issue.
Source: Redhat

- Products Affected By CVE-2001-0187

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Washington University Wu-ftpd 2.4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Washington University Wu-ftpd 2.4.2 Vr17 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Washington University Wu-ftpd 2.4.2 Beta18 Vr12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Washington University Wu-ftpd 2.4.2 Beta18 Vr7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Washington University Wu-ftpd 2.4.2 Beta9 Academ Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Washington University Wu-ftpd 2.4.2 Beta18 Vr13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Washington University Wu-ftpd 2.4.2 Beta18 Vr8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Washington University Wu-ftpd 2.4.2 Beta18 Academ Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Washington University Wu-ftpd 2.4.2 Beta18 Vr14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Washington University Wu-ftpd 2.4.2 Beta18 Vr9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Washington University Wu-ftpd 2.4.2 Beta18 Vr4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Washington University Wu-ftpd 2.4.2 Beta18 Vr15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Washington University Wu-ftpd 2.4.2 Beta18 Vr10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Washington University Wu-ftpd 2.4.2 Beta18 Vr5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Washington University Wu-ftpd 2.4.2 Vr16 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Washington University Wu-ftpd 2.4.2 Beta18 Vr11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Washington University Wu-ftpd 2.4.2 Beta18 Vr6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Washington University Wu-ftpd 2.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Washington University Wu-ftpd 2.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Washington University Wu-ftpd 19

- References For CVE-2001-0187

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/2296
BID 2296 Wu-Ftpd Debug Mode Client Hostname Format String Vulnerability Release Date:2001-01-23
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/6020
XF wuftp-debug-format-string
http://www.debian.org/security/2001/dsa-016
DEBIAN DSA-016
ftp://ftp.wu-ftpd.org/pub/wu-ftpd/patches/apply_to_current/missing_format_strings.patch CONFIRM
http://distro.conectiva.com.br/atualizacoes/?id=a&anuncio=000443
CONECTIVA CLA-2001:443

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2001-0187

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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