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Jim Miles – IT & IT Security Consultant – Web Sites for Growing Organizations

FTP vulnerable in IIS 5 & 6

Microsoft is investigating new public reports of a vulnerability in the FTP Service in Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS) 5.0, Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS) 5.1, and Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS) 6.0. The vulnerability could allow remote code execution on affected systems that are running the FTP service and are connected to the Internet.

One mitigating factor: “Affected systems are not vulnerable unless untrusted FTP users are granted write access. By default, FTP users are not granted write access.”

via Microsoft Security Advisory (975191): Vulnerability in Internet Information Services FTP Service Could Allow for Remote Code Execution.

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