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ocPortal Remote File Include

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Acertains if ocPortal can include third-party files

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is running ocPortal, a content management system
written in PHP.

There is a bug in the remote version of this software which may permit
a possible hacker to execute arbitrary commands on the remote host by using
a file inclusion bug in the file 'index.php'.

A possible hacker may execute arbitrary commands by requesting :[evilsite]/

which will make the remote script include the file 'funcs.php' on the remote
site and execute it.

Solution : Upgrade the newest version of this software
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID: 11368

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2004 Tenable Network Security

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