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MDKSA-2005:146: php-pear Vulnerability Scan

Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the php-pear package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2005:146 (php-pear).

A problem was discovered in the PEAR XML-RPC Server package included in the
php-pear package. If a PHP script which implements the XML-RPC Server is used,
it would be possible for a remote attacker to construct an XML-RPC request
which would cause PHP to execute arbitrary commands as the 'apache' user.

Solution :
Threat Level: High

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