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Faq-O-Matic fom.cgi XSS Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks Faq-O-Matic XSS
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host runs Faq-O-Matic, a CGI-based system that automates
the process of maintaining a FAQ.
The remote version of this software is vulnerable to cross-site scripting
attacks in the script 'fom.cgi'.
With a specially crafted URL, a possible hacker can cause arbitrary code
execution resulting in a loss of integrity.
Solution: Upgrade to the latest version of this software
Threat Level: Medium
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