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KW whois Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Searches for the existence of /cgi-bin/whois.cgi
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The KW whois cgi is installed. This CGI has
a well documented security flaw that lets anyone execute arbitrary
commands with the rights of the http daemon (root or nobody).
Solution : remove it from /cgi-bin or upgrade to version 1.1
Threat Level: High
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