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[GLSA-200507-06] TikiWiki: Arbitrary command execution through XML-RPC Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
TikiWiki: Arbitrary command execution through XML-RPC
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200507-06
(TikiWiki: Arbitrary command execution through XML-RPC)
TikiWiki is vulnerable to arbitrary command execution as described
in GLSA 200507-01.
A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to execute
arbitrary PHP code by sending specially crafted XML data.
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-r1"
Threat Level: High
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