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PGPMail.pl detection Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Searches for the existence of PGPMail.pl
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The 'PGPMail.pl' CGI is installed.
Some versions (up to v1.31 a least) of this CGI do not
properly filter user input before using it inside commands.
This would allow a cracker to run any command on your server.
*** Note: Nessus just checked the existence of this CGI
*** but did not try to exploit the flaws.
Solution : remove it from /cgi-bin or upgrade it.
Reference : http://online.securityfocus.com/archive/82/243262
Reference : http://online.securityfocus.com/archive/1/243408
Threat Level: High
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