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Vulnerability Assessment Details

spin_client.cgi buffer overrun

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Checks for the /cgi-bin/spin_client.cgi buffer overrun

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

There is a buffer overrun in
the 'spin_client.cgi' CGI program, which will permit anyone to
execute arbitrary commands with the same rights as the
web server (root or nobody).

Solution : remove it from /cgi-bin or contact
your vendor for a fix

Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2000 Renaud Deraison

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