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Vulnerability Assessment Details

VHCS check_login Authentication Bypass Vulnerability

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Tries to access a restricted script using VHCS

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Summary :

The remote web server contains a PHP application that is prone to an
authentication bypass vulnerability.

Description :

The remote host is running VHCS, a control panel for hosting

The GUI portion of the version of VHCS installed on the remote host
does not halt script execution if 'check_login()' fails. A possible hacker
can leverage this flaw to bypass authentication and access VHCS
application scripts that would otherwise be restricted.

See also :

Solution :

Apply Security Patch 2006-02-09 referenced in the project advisory

Network Security Threat Level:

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0

Networks Security ID: 16600

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2006 Tenable Network Security

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