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Vulnerability Assessment Details

webadmin.php detection

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Try to read /etc/passwd through webadmin.php

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

webadmin.php was found on your web server.
In its current configuration, this file manager CGI gives access
to the whole filesystem of the machine to anybody.

Solution : Restrict access to this CGI or remove it
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2005 Michel Arboi

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