firstname.lastname@example.org is credited with the discovery of this issue.
A local insecure password storage vulnerability affects PeerFTP_5. This issue is due to a failure of the application to store password with secure permissions by default.
A local attacker may leverage this issue to gain access to authentication credentials for FTP user accounts, facilitating unauthorized access.
No exploit is required to leverage this issue.
Currently we are not aware of any vendor-supplied patches for this issue. If you feel we are in error or are aware of more recent information, please mail us at: email@example.com <mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org>.