Anonymous FTP permissions (UNIX)

Module: Network Integrity

This check reports anonymous FTP directories that are writable by user accounts other than the owner of the FTP home directory.

The following table lists the error message for the check.

Table: Error message for Anonymous FTP permissions

Message String ID and Category

Platform and Message Numeric ID

Message Title and Description

Additional Information


Category: Change Notification

UNIX (6333)

Title: Should not have write permissions

Description:The named FTP directories should not have write permissions. Write permissions are a security risk for your system. Use the chmod command to remove write permissions from each directory.

Severity: red-4

Correctable: true

Snapshot Updatable: false

Template Updatable: false

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