Vulnerability Assessment & Network Security Forums



If through a vulnerability assessment, a network security issue is detected for the vulnerability below, applying the appropriate security patches in a timely matter is very important.  If you have detected that your system has already been compromised, following CERT's Network Security recovery document will assist with recommended steps for system recovery.


Home >> Browse Vulnerability Assessment Database >> CGI abuses >> WebHints remote command execution flaw


Vulnerability Assessment Details

WebHints remote command execution flaw

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Checks for WebHints remote command execution flaw

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is running the WebHints scripts.

The remote version of this software is vulnerable to remote command
execution flaw through the script 'hints.pl'.

A malicious user could exploit this flaw to execute arbitrary commands on
the remote host.

Solution : No update currently available, delete this script.
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID: 13930

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2005 David Maciejak

Cables, Connectors

Cisco Linksys E2500 WIFI Router
$15.0
Cisco Linksys E2500 WIFI Router  pictureCisco AIR-PWRINJ2 Power Injector with AC Adapter
$39.99
Cisco AIR-PWRINJ2 Power Injector with AC Adapter pictureCisco CP-7931G Unified IP Phone - CP-7931GV05
$29.99
Cisco CP-7931G Unified IP Phone - CP-7931GV05 pictureCisco Meraki MR 32-HW access point - Unclaimed
$86.0
Cisco Meraki MR 32-HW access point - Unclaimed picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.