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[GLSA-200411-35] phpWebSite: HTTP response splitting vulnerability Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
phpWebSite: HTTP response splitting vulnerability
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200411-35
(phpWebSite: HTTP response splitting vulnerability)
Due to lack of proper input validation, phpWebSite has been found to be
vulnerable to HTTP response splitting attacks.
A malicious user could inject arbitrary response data, leading to
content spoofing, web cache poisoning and other cross-site scripting or
HTTP response splitting attacks. This could result in compromising the
victim's data or browser.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All phpWebSite users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=www-apps/phpwebsite-0.9.3_p4-r2"
Threat Level: Low
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