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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
HTTPd process.

Solution : upgrade to version 1.86 (
Threat Level: High

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