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PerlDesk File Inclusion

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Acertains if perldesk is vulnerable to a file inclusion

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is running PerlDesk, a web based help desk and email management
application written in perl.

There is a file inclusion issue in the remote version of this software
which may permit a possible hacker to read fragments of arbitrary files on the
remote host and to execute arbirary perl scripts, provided that a possible hacker
may upload a script in the first place.

Solution : Upgrade to the latest version of this software
Network Security Threat Level: Medium

Networks Security ID: 11160

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2004 Tenable Network Security

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