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Vulnerability Assessment Details

Post-Nuke Rating System Denial Of Service

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Determine if a remote host is vulnerable to the postnuke rating dos vulnerability

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is running post-nuke. PostNuke Phoenix 0.721,
0.722 and 0.723 permits a remote attacker causes a denial of service
to legitmate users, by submitting a string to its rating system.
Solution : Add vendor supplied patch.
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID: 7702

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2003 Tenable Network Security

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