ls in the fileutils or coreutils packages allows local users to consume a large amount of memory via a large -w value, which can be remotely exploited via applications that use ls, such as wu-ftpd.
Max CVSS
2.1
EPSS Score
0.04%
Published
2003-11-17
Updated
2017-10-11
The wu_fnmatch function in wu_fnmatch.c in wu-ftpd 2.6.1 and 2.6.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU exhaustion by recursion) via a glob pattern with a large number of * (wildcard) characters, as demonstrated using the dir command.
Max CVSS
5.0
EPSS Score
7.18%
Published
2005-05-02
Updated
2017-10-11
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