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Guppy Request Header Injection Vulnerabilities Vulnerability Scan

Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks for request header injection vulnerabilities in Guppy

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test

Synopsis :

The remote web server contains a PHP script that allows for
arbitrary code execution and cross-site scripting attacks.

Description :

The remote host is running Guppy, a CMS written in PHP.

The remote version of this software does not properly sanitize input
to the Referer and User-Agent HTTP headers before using it in the
'error.php' script. A malicious user can exploit this flaw to inject
arbitrary script and HTML code into a user's browser or, if PHP's
'magic_quotes_gpc' seting is disabled, PHP code to be executed on the
remote host subject to the rights of the web server user id.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to Guppy version 4.5.4 or later.

Threat Level:

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6

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