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cgiWebupdate.exe vulnerability Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks for the cgiWebupdate.exe file
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The CGI 'cgiWebupdate.exe' exists on this webserver.
Some versions of this file are vulnerable to remote exploit.
A possible hacker can use this hole to gain access to confidential data
or escalate their rights on the web server.
Solution : remove it from the cgi-bin or scripts folder.
*** As Nessus solely relied on the existence of the cgiWebupdate.exe file,
*** this might be a false positive
Threat Level: High
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