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File Inclusion Vulnerability in Pivot

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Detect Pivot File Inclusion Vulnerability

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Pivot is a set of PHP scripts designed to maintain dynamic web pages.

There is a flaw in the file module_db.php which may let a possible hacker execute
arbitrary commands on the remote host by forcing the remote Pivot installation
to include a PHP file hosted on an arbitrary third-party website.

Solution : Upgrade to Pivot 1.14.1 or disable this CGI altogether
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2004 Noam Rathaus

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