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Vulnerability Assessment Details

sendtemp.pl

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Searches for the existence of /cgi-bin/sendtemp.pl

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment
The 'sendtemp.pl' CGI is installed. This CGI has
a well documented security flaw that lets a possible hacker read arbitrary files
with the rights of the http daemon (usually root or nobody).

Solution : remove it from /cgi-bin.

Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID: 2504

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2001 Renaud Deraison

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