IBM Information for VU#258721

Various FTP clients fail to account for pipe (|) characters in default file names


Not Affected

Vendor Statement

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.

Vendor Information

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