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MDKSA-2006:125: webmin Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the webmin package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2006:125 (webmin).
Webmin before 1.290 and Usermin before 1.220 calls the simplify_path
function before decoding HTML, which allows remote attackers to read
arbitrary files. NOTE: This is a different issue than CVE-2006-3274.
Updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:125
Threat Level: High
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