CVE-ID

CVE-1999-0200

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Description
Windows NT FTP server (WFTP) with the guest account enabled without a password allows an attacker to log into the FTP server using any username and password.
References
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  • MSKB:Q137853
Date Entry Created
19990607 Disclaimer: The entry creation date may reflect when the CVE-ID was allocated or reserved, and does not necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly disclosed, or updated in CVE.
Phase (Legacy)
Modified (19991130-01)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(1) Baker
MODIFY(2) Frech, Shostack
NOOP(2) Northcutt, Wall
REJECT(1) Christey
REVIEWING(1) Levy
Comments (Legacy)
 Shostack> WFTP is not sufficient; is this wu-, ws-, war-, or another?
 Frech> Other have mentioned this before, but it may be WU-FTP.
   POSSIBLY XF:ftp-exec; does this have to do with the Site Exec allowing root
   access without anon FTP or a regular account?
   POSSIBLY XF:wu-ftpd-exec;same as above conditions, but instead from a
   non-anon FTP account and gain root privs.
 Christey> added MSKB reference
 CHANGE> [Christey changed vote from REVOTE to REJECT]
 Christey> The MSKB article may have confused things even more.  There
   were reports of problems in a Windows-based FTP server called
   WFTP (http://www.wftpd.com/) that is not a Microsft FTP
   server.  It's best to just kill this candidate where it
   stands and start fresh.

Proposed (Legacy)
19990714
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