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Re: [PEN-TEST] ftp etc/passwd
From: "Edwards, David (JTD)" <Edwards.David2 () SAUGOV SA GOV AU>
Date: Wed, 29 Nov 2000 14:17:34 +1030

Hi,

-----Original Message-----
From: Seth Georgion [mailto:sgeorgion () ECLOSER COM]
Subject: [PEN-TEST] ftp etc/passwd

I'm doing a pen-test on a Solaris/NT network and I found a
Solaris server
with anonymous ftp on and with what appears to be the root
directory of a
user on the system.

Anon ftp normally runs chroot so you are probably only seeing
bogus system files. Check the size of passwd, it should only
be around 20 bytes or so, just a line for the anon ftp user.
The group file should only contain the ftp group as well.

ciao
dave
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