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Vulnerability Assessment Details
Checks for multiple vulnerabilities in Netquery <= 3.1
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment
The remote web server contains a PHP application that is vulnerable to
The remote host is running Netquery, a suite of network information
utilities written in PHP.
The version of Netquery on the remote host suffers from multiple
- Remote Code Execution
A possible hacker can execute arbitrary commands through the
Ping panel of the 'nquser.php' script provided it's
- Information Disclosure
A possible hacker can retrieve the log of Netquery activity
with a simple GET request.
- Multiple Cross-Site Scripting Flaws
The application fails to sanitize user-supplied input
to several scripts before using it in dynamically-
generated pages, which permits for cross-site scripting
See also :
Apply the patch or upgrade to Netquery 3.11 or later.
Network Security Threat Level:
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6
Networks Security ID: 14373
Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2006 Tenable Network Security
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