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counter.exe vulnerability

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Checks for the counter.exe file

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The CGI 'counter.exe' exists on this webserver.
Some versions of this file are vulnerable to remote exploit.
A possible hacker may make use of this file to gain access to
confidential data or escalate their rights on the Web
server.

Solution : remove it from the cgi-bin or scripts directory.

More info can be found at: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/267

Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID: 267

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2003 John Lampe

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