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Vulnerability Assessment Details

miniPortail Cookie Admin Access

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Determine if miniPortail can abused

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is running MiniPortal - a set of PHP
CGIs designed to manage a web portal.

This software is vulnerable to a flaw in the way it checks
if the admin user authenticated already. A possible hacker may
use this flaw to gain administrative rights on this
host without having to know the administrator password.

A possible hacker may exploit this flaw to edit the content of
the remote website.

Solution: None at this time

Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

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

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