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Vulnerability Assessment Details
Checks for multiple vulnerabilities in Cacti < 0.8.6f
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment
The remote web server contains a PHP application that is affected by
The remote host is running Cacti, a web-based frontend to RRDTool for
The version of Cacti on the remote host suffers from several
vulnerabilities that may permit a possible hacker to bypass authentication and
gain administrative access to the affected application (if PHP's
'register_globals' setting is enabled), execute arbitrary commands
remotely, and conduct SQL injection attacks.
See also :
Upgrade to Cacti 0.8.6f or later.
Network Security Threat Level:
High / CVSS Base Score : 7
Networks Security ID: 14128, 14129, 14130
Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2006 Tenable Network Security
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