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[DSA1250] DSA-1250-1 cacti Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
It was discovered that cacti, a frontend to rrdtool, performs insufficient
validation of data passed to the
cmd script, which allows SQL
injection and the execution of arbitrary shell commands.
For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
For the upcoming stable distribution (etch) this problem has been
fixed in version 0.8.6i-3.
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
We recommend that you upgrade your cacti package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1250
Threat Level: High
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