FFFTP may insecurely load executable files


FFFTP may use unsafe methods for determining how to load executables (.exe)

FFFTP contains an issue when loading files, which may insecurely load executables or other files.
This vulnerability is different from JVN#62336482.

Fumihiko Sano reported this vulnerability to IPA.
JPCERT/CC coordinated with the developer under Information Security Early Warning Partnership.
CVSS Severity (What is CVSS?)

CVSS V2 Severity:
Base Metrics 5.1 (Medium) [IPA Score]
  • Access Vector: Network
  • Access Complexity: High
  • Authentication: None
  • Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  • Integrity Impact: Partial
  • Availability Impact: Partial
Affected Products

FFFTP Project
  • FFFTP Version 1.98c and earlier


An attacker may execute arbitrary code with the privilege of the running application.

[Update the software]
Update to the latest version according to the information provided by the developer.
Vendor Information

FFFTP Project
CWE (What is CWE?)

  1. No Mapping(CWE-Other) [IPA Evaluation]
CVE (What is CVE?)

  1. CVE-2011-4266

  1. JVN : JVN#94002296
  2. National Vulnerability Database (NVD) : CVE-2011-4266
Revision History

  • [2011/12/09]
      Web page published