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Boa file retrieval Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Boa file retrieval
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote Boa server
allows a possible hacker to read arbitrary files
on the remote web server, prefixing the
pathname of the file with hex-encoded
will return /etc/passwd.
Solution: upgrade to a later version of the
server found at http://www.boa.org
Threat Level: High
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