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Vulnerability Assessment Details

glimpse

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

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment
The 'glimpse' cgi is installed. This CGI has
a well documented security flaw that lets anyone execute arbitrary
commands with the rights of the http daemon (root or nobody).

Note that we could not actually check for the existence
of this vulnerability, so you may be using a patched
version.

Solution : remove it from /cgi-bin.

Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID: 2026

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

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