Vulnerability Assessment & Network Security Forums



If through a vulnerability assessment, a network security issue is detected for the vulnerability below, applying the appropriate security patches in a timely matter is very important.  If you have detected that your system has already been compromised, following CERT's Network Security recovery document will assist with recommended steps for system recovery.


Home >> Browse Vulnerability Assessment Database >> CGI abuses >> webgais


Vulnerability Assessment Details

webgais

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Searches for the existence of /cgi-bin/webgais

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Summary :

The remote web server contains a CGI script that is prone to arbitrary
code execution.

Description :

The 'webgais' CGI is installed. This CGI may let a possible hacker execute
arbitrary commands with the rights of the http daemon (usually root
or nobody).

See also :

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/1997_3/0057.html

Solution :

Remove this CGI.

Network Security Threat Level:

High / CVSS Base Score : 7
(AV:R/AC:L/Au:NR/C:P/A:P/I:P/B:N)

Networks Security ID: 2058

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 1999 Renaud Deraison

Cables, Connectors

AMD A10-5800K APU + ASUS A88XM-PLUS Motherboard + 8gb DDR3 RAM + EVO SSD *COMBO*
$0.99
AMD A10-5800K APU + ASUS A88XM-PLUS Motherboard + 8gb DDR3 RAM + EVO SSD *COMBO* pictureAMD A10-5800K APU + ASUS A88XM-PLUS Motherboard + 8gb DDR3 RAM + SSD *COMBO*
$0.99
AMD A10-5800K APU + ASUS A88XM-PLUS Motherboard + 8gb DDR3 RAM + SSD *COMBO* picturePAIR of CPU Heatsink Bracket Side Mount for AMD AM4 B350 X370 A320 Motherboard
$9.99
PAIR of CPU Heatsink Bracket Side Mount for AMD AM4 B350 X370 A320 Motherboard pictureASUS Maximus V Formula w/ Intel i7 3770S & 16GB Corsair Vengeance DDR3-1600 ram
$180.0
ASUS Maximus V Formula w/ Intel i7 3770S & 16GB Corsair Vengeance DDR3-1600 ram picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.