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CVSWeb 1.80 gives a shell to cvs committers Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks if CVSWeb is present and gets its version
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote cvsweb is older or as old as version 1.85.
This version allows a cvs committer to execute arbitrary
commands on your server, with the rights of the
Solution : upgrade to version 1.86 (http://stud.fh-heilbronn.de/~zeller/cgi/cvsweb.cgi/)
Threat Level: High
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