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ddicgi.exe vulnerability

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Checks for the ddicgi.exe file

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The file ddicgi.exe exists on this webserver.
Some versions of this file are vulnerable to remote exploit.

A possible hacker may use 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.

Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID: 1657

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

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