IBM Information for VU#258721
Various FTP clients fail to account for pipe (|) characters in default file names
- Vendor Information Help Date Notified: 16 Jan 2003
- Statement Date:
- Date Updated: 16 Jan 2003
The ftp client in IBM's AIX operating system is not vulnerable to this issue.
The ftp client does not allow files beginning with pipe symbols ("|") to be retrieved. In this case,the client will return an error message.
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