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[GLSA-200501-41] TikiWiki: Arbitrary command execution Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
TikiWiki: Arbitrary command execution
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200501-41
(TikiWiki: Arbitrary command execution)
TikiWiki does not validate files uploaded to the "temp" directory.
A malicious user could run arbitrary commands on the server by
uploading and calling a PHP script.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All TikiWiki users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=www-apps/tikiwiki-1.8.5"
Threat Level: High
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