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AWStats configdir parameter arbitrary cmd exec Vulnerability Scan

Vulnerability Scan Summary
Acertains the presence of AWStats flaws

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test

The remote host is running AWStats, a free real-time logfile analyzer.

The remote version of this software is prone to an input validation

The issue is reported to exist because user supplied 'configdir' URI data passed
to the '' script is not sanitized.

A possible hacker may exploit this condition to execute commands remotely or disclose
contents of web server readable files.

Solution : Upgrade at least to version 6.3 of this software
Threat Level: High

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